Mediation and arbitration services are available Monday through Friday for full or half days.  Upon special
request, mediations and arbitrations can be scheduled on weekends.

Whenever possible, half-day mediations should be scheduled to begin at 9:00a.m. or 1:30p.m.
Whenever possible,
full-day mediations should be scheduled to begin  9:00a.m.

There is no charge for travel in Charlotte,Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee, Manatee and
Sarasota counties.

To schedule a mediation or arbitration

Please call:  239-278-0869

Or email:   
jan@portermediations.com



FEE SCHEDULE


$200.00 per party, per hour, with two parties
$1
75.00 per party, per hour, with three parties
$1
50.00 per party , per hour, with four parties
$1
25.00 per party, per hour, with five parties
With six or more parties, $
700.00 per hour, divided amoung parties

All fees with be split between parties, unless otherwise agreed upon


A minimum of three (3) hours will be charged for all half-day mediations.

A minmum of six (6) hours will be charged for all full-day mediations.


TRAVEL TIME

There is never a charge for travel time for mediations or arbitrations conducted in Charlotte, Collier, Desoto,
Glades, Hendry, Lee, Manatee and Sarasota counties. For mediations and arbitrations conducted outside of
those counties, there will be a charge for travel time at $75.00 per hour, divided equally by the number of
parties.  If an overnight stay is necessary, lodging and food will be billed at their actual cost.


PAYMENT

Credit is extended to counsel only, who are primarily responsible for payment.  In the case of pro se parties,
advance payment will be repaired before the commencement of the mediation conference.

CANCELLATION POLICY

There will be a three (3) hour minimiun charge for half-day mediations cancelled within seven (7) days of
the scheduled medaition.
There will be a six (6) hour minimun charge for full-day mediations cancelled within seven (7) days of the
scheduled mediation
A waiver or reduction of cancellation fees may be considered under certain circumstances