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Mediation Fees & Forms

  Form to File for Mediation
  Mediation Fee Agreement
  Mediation Rules of Procedure
  File for Earnest Money Mediation

Mediation Fees by the Hour:  No Retainers. Pay As You Go. Simple.

  • $75 per party non-refundable Mediation Initiation Fee
  • $125 per party per hour with a 4 hour minimum (2 hr minimum for earnest money disputes)
  • $25 per party per hour Facility Fee when parties request separate mediation rooms
  • $75 Rescheduling Fee within 5 business days of confirmed date; forfeiture of processed fees when Client cancels or withdraws from the mediation process. Agreement is not guaranteed in mediation. 

Mediation Fees by the Case:  Flat Fee

  • Case Administrative Fee of $150 paid by Initiator of Mediation Services; non-refundable.
    • Divorce or Legal Separation with Children $2,500 or $1,250 per party
    • Divorce or Legal Separation without Children $2,000 or $1,000 per party
    • Modifications to Child Support and/or Parenting Plans $1,000 per party
    • $75 Rescheduling Fee within 5 business days of confirmed date; forfeiture of processed fees when Client cancels or withdraws from the mediation process. Agreement is not guaranteed in mediation.

Med-Arbitration Fees & Forms

  Form to File for Med-Arbitration
  Convert from Mediation to Med-Arbitration   
  Med-Arbitration Fee Agreement (follows Mediation Fee Agreement)
  Med-Arbitration Rules of Procedure

Mediation Fees:  No Retainers. Pay As You Go. Simple.

  • $75 per party non-refundable Mediation Initiation Fee
  • $125 per party per hour with a 4 hour minimum

Arbitration Fees & Forms

Documentary Hearing for Small Claims Under $15,000

Adobe .pdf Form Form to File Documentary Hearing for Claims Under $15,000
  Arbitration Fee Agreement
Arbitration Rules of Procedure

  • $700 per party all-inclusive non-refundable fee covers the Administrative Filing Fee, Documentary Hearing, Simple Written Award
  • Administrative Filing Fees are Non-Refundable.
  • Fees assume single arbitrator
  • All fees assessed to both Claimants and Respondents
  • Upon delivering an award, the arbitrator may shift these costs as equitable

Teleconference Hearing for Mid-Size Claims of $15,000 - $75,000

Adobe .pdf Form Form to File Teleconference Hearing for Claims Under $75,000
  Arbitration Fee Agreement
  Arbitration Rules of Procedure

  • $850 per party all-inclusive* non-refundable fee covers the Administrative Filing Fee, 3 hour teleconference hearing, simple written award.  Time in excess of 3 hours is $125 per party per hour.
  • Administrative Filing Fees are Non-Refundable.
  • Fees for single arbitrator
  • All fees assessed to both Claimants and Respondents
  • Upon delivering an award, the arbitrator may shift these costs as equitable

 
Standard Hearing for Large Claims Over $75,000

Adobe .pdf Form Form to File Standard Arbitration Hearing for Claims of $75,000 & Over
  Arbitration Fee Agreement
  Arbitration Rules of Procedure

  • $850 per party non-refundable Administrative Filing Fee
  • $125 per party / per hour block of time for pre-hearing conferences & scheduled hearings  
  • $30 per party / per .25 hour for document review of motions, briefs, and exhibits
  • Cost + 10% for facility fee; varies by location
  • $30 per party / .25 hour for award writing
  • $35 per diem + arbitrator travel reimbursement for actual costs
  • $125 assessed to party filing counter claim or response to counter claim
  • Administrative Filing Fees are Non-Refundable.
  • Fees for single arbitrator
  • All fees assessed to both Claimants and Respondents
  • Upon delivering an award, the arbitrator may shift these costs as equitable
 

Effective 07/01/2020

 

 




 

 

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