Practice & Fees

The Alarcon Group acts as neutrals and serves the Alternative Dispute Resolution process broadly in many areas of disputes and conflict. The process in each area follows a unique but highly defined course.

They include:

  • Family Law
  • Financial, Commercial and Real Estate Disputes and Conflict
  • Health Care and Medical Disputes
  • Environmental Disputes and Conflict
  • Organizational Disputes and Conflict
  • Employment Disputes and Conflict

Additionally, The Alarcon Group offers training management and programs courses for dispute resolution professionals in California, Nevada, Arizona and other states, the courses include:

Alternative Dispute Resolution:

  • Basic Mediation Skills
  • Certification for Court Appointed Mediation in California and most other states
  • Strategic Negotiation

Minimum Continuing Legal Education and Continuing Legal Education:

  • Ethics in Mediation
  • The Elements of Diversity and Social Justice in Mediation
  • Court Managed Mediation Programs and Mediation Skills
  • Preparing Attorneys and their Clients for Mediation in the Litigated Case
  • High Conflict Personalities and Substance Abuse in Mediation Settings

Customized Alternative Dispute Resolution Training:

  • Foreclosure Mediation by State or Region
  • Managing High Conflict Personnel by Industry or Specific Conflict or Dispute
  • Conflict Management and Consensus Development by Industry and Diversity Elements
  • Bankruptcy Resolution Advocacy by District, State or Region

The Alarcon Group is aware that Alternative Dispute Resolution fee structures are responsive to the various circumstances and should be responsive to that which every situation and assignment demands. Where the matter is smaller and requires less structure, The Alarcon Group charges accordingly. Where there is more structure and administration, our fees reflect that additional effort, structure and expertise.

Where the matter is smaller and requires less structure, The Alarcon Group will charge accordingly. Where there is more structure and administration, fees will also reflect that additional effort, structure and expertise.

The basic fee structure for practitioners at The Alarcon Group is;

Senior Practitioner Mediator

  • $250 per hour
  • $1500 per day

Practitioner Mediator

  • $200 per hour
  • $1200 per day

The Alarcon Group does understand that resolving conflict is, of course, necessary for those with less or fixed means or experiencing financial stress. To meet those needs, The Alarcon Group has committed to setting aside time for pro bono work, and for "needs and means" based fees.

Travel and lodging are charged to the client or contracting party and are based on reasonable expense standards.

Local travel time is specified in the Letter of Agreement.

The fee structure for Training Management and Training is priced for the most part on a per learner basis and reflects allowances for complexity, preparation, structure and level of expertise required.

Travel and lodging for Training Management and Training are included in any per learner price unless contracted otherwise. If they are charged directly to the client or contracting party they are based on reasonable expense standards.



Clients

Financial Services

Swiss Bank Corporation
Union Bank of Switzerland
Deutsche Bank
Citigroup
Bank of America
Allianz
Financial Markets Development Corporation

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