Binding Arbitration
$2500 per day
Non-Binding Arbitration
$2000 per half day
Mediation Half-Day Session
$1,800 total or $900 each side
Mediation Full-Day Session
$3600 total or $1,800 each party

Binding Arbitration - $2,500 per day scheduled 

Must be by way of a written stipulation, court order or a self executing arbitration provision in a contract.

Non-Binding Arbitration - $ 2,000 per half day scheduled

A non-binding half day arbitration is a four (4) hour arbitration session.  Any time after 4 hours is billed at the rate of $ 500.00 per hour divided equally between the parties.

Mediation Half-Day Session - $ 1,800 total or $ 900.00 per party

A half-day mediation is a four (4) hour mediation session.  Any time after 4 hours is billed at the rate of $ 450.00 per hour divided equally between the parties.  Please inquire about rate if more than two parties.

Mediation Full Day Session - $ 3,600 total or $1,800.00 per party

A full day mediation is an eight (8) hour session.  Any time after 8 hours is billed at the rate of $ 450.00 per hour divided equally between the parties.

Note:  Fees may be higher if more than two parties are involved.

Payment in Full is required prior to the commencement of the arbitration or mediation.

Briefs

The daily rate for arbitration or mediation includes a one (1) hour review of any materials submitted.  Additional time for multi-party briefs or voluminous submissions will be charged at $ 450.00 per hour divided equally between the parties.

Facility Fees

If there is a need to rent conference room facilities, the parties will be asked in advance to agree to the room rental fee paid equally by the parties.

Cancellation and Rescheduling Fees

After a confirmation notice has been sent, no cancellation fee will be charged if there is at least a fourteen (14) day notice of cancellation. If a cancellation takes place fourteen (14) days before the confirmed date, the cancelling party will be responsible for a $500.00 cancellation fee.

Holding Dates

Ms. Sanford will honor requests to hold dates for forty-eight (48) hours from the time of the request.  If the date is not confirmed within 48 hours, the date will be made available to the next requesting party.