- Business + Commercial
$150.00 per party/per day
Mediation / Arbitration Hourly Fees
2 Party Case: $200.00 Per Party Per Hour
3 Party Case: $185.00 Per Party Per Hour
4 Party Case: $175.00 Per Party Per Hour
MINIMUM CHARGE OF 3 HOURS PER PARTY
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.
For travel time charges for mediations & arbitrations held at locations other than at BAY’s offices in Atlanta, please contact BAY.>
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.
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Betsy has over 35 years of experience as a business and corporate attorney, covering most aspects of doing business, from the start-up venture to the well-established corporation in a wide range of industries. After receiving her J.D. degree from Emory University School of Law, Betsy practiced law at two large law firms based in Atlanta, Powell, Goldstein (now, Bryan Cave) and Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan (now, Eversheds Sutherland). She has served on various Boards of Directors and Advisory Committees. Betsy is a member of the Corporate Law Section of the American Bar Association and the Georgia Bar Association. Betsy is 5.0/5.0 AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory for legal ability and ethics standards. Betsy has participated in hundreds of different dispute resolution formats to assist in resolving significant and complex business and commercial disputes; including disputes concerning mergers and acquisitions, employment law, financial investors, SEC actions, construction, business breakups and numerous other areas of the law.