$150.00 per party/per day
Mediation / Arbitration Hourly Fees
2 Party Case: $350.00 Per Party Per Hour
3 Party Case: $275.00 Per Party Per Hour
4 Party Case: $225.00 Per Party Per Hour
5 or More Party Case: $200.00 Per Party Per Hour
Fees are the same for any additional time spent on document review, research, written findings of fact/law and other outside time, if any, necessary to prepare or make an informed award or evaluation.
A 4-Hour Minimum will be charged in All Cases.
For travel time for hearings outside the metro Atlanta area, $200.00 per hour will be charged, in addition to travel expenses including, but not limited to airfare, mileage, car rental, lodging and meals.
If a mediation or arbitration is rescheduled or cancelled for any reason WITHIN FIVE (5) WORKING DAYS OF THE HEARING, the responsible party(s) will be charged a FOUR-HOUR MINIMUM at the hourly rate stated on BAY Mediation & Arbitration Services, LLC Fee Structure Sheet, included with the Confirmation Letter when the mediation or arbitration was scheduled.
ALL CHARGES WILL BE SHARED EQUALLY AMONG ALL PARTIES, UNLESS OTHERWISE AGREED IN WRITING. RATES MAY BE ADJUSTED FOR SPECIAL SITUATIONS. THE FEE IS TO BE AGREED UPON IN ADVANCE.
OUR CONTRACT FOR SERVICES IS WITH THE ATTORNEY(S). WE EXTEND CREDIT, WITH NO ADVANCE DEPOSIT REQUIREMENT, BASED ON THE ATTORNEY'S CREDIT. THE ATTORNEY, IN TURN, COLLECTS FROM HIS/HER CLIENT. THEREFORE, WE EXPECT PAYMENT FROM THE ATTORNEY(S) REGARDLESS OF CLIENT ACTIVITY. ALL FEES MUST BE PAID IN FULL ON EVERY ARBITRATION PRIOR TO THE AWARD BEING PUBLISHED.
*** A FINANCE CHARGE OF 1.50% PER MONTH (18% PER YEAR) WILL BE CHARGED ON BALANCES DUE OVER 45 DAYS.
Victor Faenza has represented plaintiffs and defendants in tort, commercial and construction litigation as a civil litigator for 24 years. His practice has involved a wide range of matters, including Construction, Trucking, Professional Malpractice (including medical, dental, and legal), Bad Faith, Premises Liability (including violent crime), Products Liability, Personal Injury, Aviation, Employment, Fraud, Contracts, Runoff/Land Use, Property & Casualty, Automobile Accidents and Insurance Coverage. He is AV®Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated¹ by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and was selected for inclusion in the 2013 through 2017 Georgia Super LawyersⓇ lists. Victor has mediated over 2100 cases and currently serves as a full time mediator and arbitrator handling more than 200 cases per year. He is a registered neutral with the Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution and is a recognized member of The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and The Georgia Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators.
Areas of Expertise
- Automobile Collisions/Coverage
- Bad Faith
- Contract Disputes
- Hospital Liability
- Insurance Coverage
- Nursing Home Liability
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability (including violent crimes)
- Product Liability
- Professional Malpractice
- Property & Casualty Loss/Subrogation
- Runoff/Land Use
- Sexual Misconduct
- Traumatic Brain Injuries
- Wrongful Death