The State Bar of California’s Committee on Mandatory Fee Arbitration
The Desert Bar Association and State Bar Fee Arbitrators
to attend a
Basic Fee Arbitrator Training
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
1:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
Riverside County Law Library Indio Branch
82995 Highway 111, Suite 102
Indio, California 92201
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 Desert 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