Ethics

Basic Fee Arbitration Training

This training session is offered to all prospective and current volunteers who arbitrate attorney-client fee disputes for the Mandatory Fee Arbitration Programs through the Sonoma County Bar Association and 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 the 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


Duesdieker, George
Fish, Michael
Levy, Julie - attorney
George Duesdieker
Committee on Mandatory Fee
Arbitration, State Bar of California
Michael Fish
Past Chair, SCBA Fee Arbitration
Advisory Committee
Julie Levy
Chair, SCBA Fee Arbitration
Advisory Committee

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019

Time: Check-In: 2:45 pm; Presentation: 3:00—6:00 pm

Presenter(s):
George Duesdieker, Committee on Mandatory Fee
Arbitration, State Bar of California

Michael Fish, Past Chair, SCBA Fee Arbitration
Advisory Committee

Julie Levy, Chair, SCBA Fee Arbitration
Advisory Committee

Place: SCBA Office, 111 Santa Rosa Ave., Ste. 222, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.

NOTE: Parking for this seminar is ONLY available in the Public Parking Garage at 555 First Street. Do not park in the parking lot at 111 Santa Rosa Avenue.

MCLE: 2.75 Units Participatory Credit, including 1.0 Unit Legal Ethics and 1.75 Units General Law

Registration Fee: Free MCLE Credit; Advanced Registration is Required.

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