A fee of $3,000 is charged for all mediations scheduled for a full day. For those mediation sessions which extend beyond 8 hours, including preparation time, the mediator may charge such additional time at $400/hr in his discretion. There is no charge for administrative time such as scheduling and the like.
Mediations scheduled for a half day are charged $2,000.
Click on the link below to see a sample confirmation letter emailed to counsel for the parties which states the terms of the mediation arrangement.
Arrangements for arbitrations vary depending on the contractual or statutory basis for the arbitration. Generally, arbitrator fees are set on the basis of anticipated time spent in pre-hearing, hearing and post-hearing activities. The parties and arbitrator agree on the basis for the arbitrator's charges before work on the arbitration commences.