Maya M. Matthews is a mediator in the Wilmington office of DAB Mediation Consultant, LLC. She has extensive experience in private and court-ordered mediations. Maya received her B.S. from Wilmington University in Criminal Justice and her J.D. with a concentration in Dispute Resolution from Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio.
While residing in Ohio, she worked at the Franklin County Municipal Court Mediation Program as a Mediator and the Franklin County Public Defender Office as the Head Law Clerk. In the Mediator position, she conducted landlord/tenant, criminal, commercial and civil mediations. While with the Public Defender Office, she designed and implemented a performance management system, supervised staff and mediated employment disputes.
Prior to that, Maya spent most of her career at the Delaware Attorney General’s Office. While with the Attorney General’s Office, she found ways to assist members of the public through conflict. This developed into a passion for her to resolve disputes through mediation and other conflict resolution methods.
Maya is a mentor to inner-city youth and she volunteers with various community groups with a focus on children with incarcerated parents. She lives in Wilmington, Delaware and enjoys painting and cooking in her free time.
EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS
J.D., Capital University Law School, Dispute Resolution Concentration, 2013
B.S., Wilmington University, Criminal Justice, 2007