This training session is offered to all prospective and current volunteers who arbitrate attorney-client fee disputes for any local Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program through the State Bar of California. The course will provide the basic training required to serve on a bar program's fee arbitration panel. Non-lawyer (lay) arbitrators, in addition to attorneys, are encouraged to attend this valuable training session and join a Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program.
Speakers will address recent developments in fee arbitration and other important topics such as:
- Writing an Enforceable Award
- Statute of Limitations
- Effect of Conflicts of Interest
- Arbitrator Disclosure Requirements
- Controlling the Proceeding
Speakers will be the State Bar of California's Committee on Mandatory Fee Arbitration
Please note: registration is almost full. To register please call (510) 302-2201.