I may require a retainer deposited in advance, decided on a case-by-case basis.
If a date is reserved, the mediation/hearing is expected to begin on time.
Fees are as follows (effective 1-1-17):
$485 per hour (4 hour minimum)
No charge for travel time.
No charge for time spent scheduling.
No charge for file setup.
No administrative fees.
Preparation time at normal hourly rate
If a neutral site is required, the fee for a suite of conference rooms will be shared by the parties. The usual fee for a full day is $450, including snacks and lunch.
"Irwin has been instrumental in helping to settle and resolve a number of very complicated and complex cases of mine, and always in an economical and efficient fashion. I would not hesitate to use him for any of my cases in the future."
Santa Cruz Attorney