William Allred

Mediator/Arbitrator
BAY Founder

Bill Allred
Phone

Main:

678-222-0248


Fax:

404-252-3376


Direct:

678-222-0251

Fees
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    Administrative Fee
    $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: $170.00 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.

    TRAVEL TIME:
    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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Bill Allred has over 24 years of experience as a trial lawyer in cases involving Commercial Litigation, Construction, Extra-Contractual Claims, Insurance Coverage, Insurer Regulation, Personal Injury, Products Liability, and Water Rights.

Bill is AV®Preeminent™¹ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. In addition, he is a registered neutral with the Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution and helped to found BAY Mediation & Arbitration Services, LLC in 2002.

Bill has completed advanced ADR training at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University and at The University of Vermont.

He is a recognized member of The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and The Georgia Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators.

¹ AV®Preeminent™ is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings Fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Areas of Expertise

Injuries + Accidents
Construction
Business + Commercial
Environmental
Professional Malpractice
Insurance + Coverage
Intellectual Property
State, Local + Municipal Law

Credentials

ADR Training
  • Resolution Resources Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia, 2003
  • Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution, Registered Neutral
  • Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law,
    Malibu, California, Intermediate, 2003
  • Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, University of Vermont, School of Law,
    Advanced, 2007, 2009, 2010
Education
  • J.D., Western New England College, School of Law, 1986
    Western New England College Law Review, an editor
  • M.A., College of William & Mary, 1989
  • B.A., University of Georgia, 1982
Bar Admissions
  • Georgia
Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
Legal Employment
  • Barrickman, Allred & Young, Atlanta, Georgia (Partner, 1999 – present)
  • Bovis, Kyle & Burch, Atlanta, Georgia (Partner, 1996 – 1998; Assoc., 1992 – 1998)
  • Downey & Cleveland, Marietta, Georgia (1988 – 1992)
  • Mirick, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, Worcester, Massachusetts (1987 – 1988)
  • Ruggeri & Ruggeri, Greenfield, Massachusetts (1986 – 1987)
Professional Affiliations
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (GDLA)
  • The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  • The Georgia Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators
Other Professional Accomplishments
  • AV®Preeminent™¹ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory