William L. Nagle, Special Master/Mediator
Effective January 1, 2013
Special Master and Mediation Services: $750 per hour
Rates include hearings, conferences, review of briefs or documents, and research. To the extent possible, the reading of day-to-day correspondence and court documents will be performed by a paralegal or clerical staff member. In addition, parties will be charged for photocopies, telephone, fax services and travel incurred in the handling of each matter.
We require a retainer of $2000 per party in advance of any mediation.
CANCELLATION and RESCHEDULING POLICY
Cancellation or rescheduling of a scheduled Mediation or Settlement Conference shall be billed to the party or parties requesting the delay as follows:
Within 48 hours:
Unless otherwise agreed, fees for Mediation are divided equally among all participants.
Fees for Special Master or Discovery Referee services will be apportioned based upon a number of factors, including the parties’ relative exposure, contributions to settlement, time spent with individual parties, relevant Court orders, and ability to pay. Fees will be billed periodically or as otherwise requested by the parties.