At Setfords, we know that disputes can be extremely stressful for everyone involved. Settling a dispute out of court, using Civil Mediation, can often be a preferable option, saving you time, money, and worry.
Setfords’ Civil Mediators can assist you with all kinds of disputes of varying complexities, including property, business, and all other matters relating to civil law.
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Civil Mediation FAQs
You may want to instruct a mediator if you are involved in a civil legal case and want to end the proceedings. You can use civil mediation prior to court action if you wish to reduce the likelihood of a legal dispute. Mediators can be used with or without the assistance of a solicitor. Often, they are used to simply help two or more parties to reach an agreement where they may not be able to on their own.
The cost of civil mediation will vary depending on the length of the session and how much is being claimed. A guide to the cost of Civil Mediation includes:
|Amount being claimed||Fees per party||Length of session|
|£5000 or less||£75 + VAT||1 hour – telephone/video mediation only|
|£5000 or less||£125 + VAT||2 hours – telephone/video mediation|
|£5000 to £15,000||£320 + VAT||3 hours|
|£15,000 to £50,000||£445 + VAT||4 hours|
|£51,000 +||£750 + VAT|
Each additional hour is charged at £100 + VAT per party
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Unlike most law firms, we operate in a way that gives our lawyers all the support and flexibility they need to deliver a truly personal service at a price you can afford. Finding the right mediator is important to ensure you get the best outcome. Our civil mediators are experts in this often complex sector and have many years of experience they will use to support you.
Our unique and flexible structure allows our mediators to work fully remotely, so they don’t necessarily have to be local to you in order to assist you. We offer a range of options for virtual mediation.
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