Fees are normally split equally between both/all sides and payable in advance of Mediation sessions. The Mediator rate is negotiable but normally €170.00 per hour. The fee for drafting the Mediated Settlement Agreement document varies.
Expenses such as room hire are not included in the hourly rate.
Areas of Disputes
Mediation is not cheap but it is cheaper than Court proceedings at about 10% cost of an average Court litigated case.