The following are our mediation and arbitration fees. Since each mediation and arbitration is unique, please give us a call and we can give you a rough estimate of how long your case may be. Most mediations can be done in the half day or full day, while arbitrations depends on the complexity and number of parties involved.
Non-Refundable Deposit (Mediations)
We require a $200 non-refundable deposit to schedule a mediation at least 7 calendar days (Monday-Friday) prior. The deposit will be applied to your total mediation cost. Prior to the beginning of the mediation, Parties are expected to equally pay for half of the total mediation cost, be it the half day option or the full day option.
Any scheduled mediation reserved within 6 calendar days prior require a full payment that is non-refundable.
Payment Options (Mediations & Arbitrations)
You may pay your deposit and or fee by personal check, credit card, your attorney's check, cash or money order. You may not pay any balance due on the date of mediation with a personal check; all other forms of payment are acceptable. If you wish to pay your deposit and or fee with a credit/debit card, pay online (see option below) or call our office, 1-833-238-4926, and we will take your credit/debit card information over the phone or email an invoice that can be paid immediately.
Rescheduling & Cancellation (Mediations)
In order to reschedule your mediation the $200 non-refundable deposit must be paid by both (total $400) parties before the mediation will be rescheduled. If the mediation is rescheduled a second time the deposit is forfeited and full fees for the new date must be paid at the time of booking the new date. If any rescheduled mediation is cancelled, there is no refund of monies paid.
Once scheduled, mediation cannot be cancelled without the consent of both parties. To avoid a cancellation administrative fee, a scheduled mediation should be cancelled at least 7 calendar days before mediation. If a scheduled mediation is cancelled within the 6 calendar days before mediation, then all fees paid will be considered a cancellation administrative fee and not refunded.
Pro Bono & Child Grant
In order to give back to the community for those who are significantly disadvantaged, we do offer pro bono mediations & arbitrations on a need basis to individuals and charities. Contact us for more information in order to qualify. Additionally, we offer for those who are going through a divorce with children a $100 Grant per party in a divorce mediation.
Full Payment (Arbitration)
We require full payment for all arbitration cases that are scheduled. Arbitrations must be scheduled a minimum of 14 calendar days prior to the requested date.
Rescheduling & Cancellation (Arbitration)
In order to reschedule your arbitration, you must give a 10 calendar days notice from the scheduled arbitration.If any rescheduled arbitration is cancelled, there is no refund of monies paid.
Once scheduled, an arbitration cannot be cancelled without the consent of both parties. To avoid a cancellation administrative fee, a scheduled arbitration should be cancelled at least 10 calendar days before arbitration. If a scheduled arbitration is cancelled within the 9 calendar days before arbitration, then 50% of fees paid will be considered a cancellation administrative fee and not refunded.