RATE

The fee options set out below are inclusive of all preparation (save in a case involving more than one arch lever of paperwork)

• Pre mediation contact with both parties

• An 7 hour mediation for claims of £50k or over

• A Certified mediator

Amount of Dispute Length of Session Video / telephone or face to face

Fees per party (excludes VAT) *

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session Pre-Mediation Call with each party Pre-Mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls)
£10,000 or less ** 2 hours Video / telephone only £125 £100 per hour Yes Up to 2 hours
Up to £25,000 3 hours Either £320 £100 per hour Yes Up to 3 hours
Up to £50,000 4 hours Either £445 £100 per hour Yes Up to 4 hours
 
Up to £75,000 7 hours Either £500 £125 per hour Yes Up to 7 hours
Up to £125,000 7 hours Either £1,000 £150 per hour Yes Up to 7 hours
Up to £250,000 7 hours Either £1,250 £150 per hour Yes Up to 7 hours
Up to £500,000 7 hours Either £1,600 £200 per hour Yes Up to 7 hours
Up to £1m 7 hours Either £2,250 £325 per hour Yes Up to 7 hours
Over £1m 7 hours Either On Request On Request Yes Up to 7 hours

 

£10,000 or less**

Length of Session - 2hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Video/telephone only

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £125

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £100 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 2 hours

Up to £25,000

Length of Session - 3hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £320

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £100 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 3 hours

Up to £50,000

Length of Session - 4hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £445

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £100 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 4 hours

Up to £75,000

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £500

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £125 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

Up to £125,000

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £1,000

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £150 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

Up to £250,000

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £1,250

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £150 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

Up to £500,000

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £1,600

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £200 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

Up to £1m

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - £2,250

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - £325 per hour

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

Over £1m

Length of Session - 7hrs

Video/telephone or face to face - Either

Fees per party (excludes VAT)* - On Request

Fee per party per hour (excludes VAT) for time used (& agreed by both parties) over and above the length of the session - On Request

Pre-Mediation call with each party - Yes

Pre-mediation Case Reading / Preparation time (includes pre mediation calls) - Up to 7 hours

* The ‘Fees per party’ do not include the following possible additional costs:

  • Rooms, catering & ‘other’ expenses incurred (agreed up front where applicable).
  • Any additional “preparation time” over and above outlined above i.e. significant case readings
  • Overtime per hour past the agreed hours stated (if the parties wish to continue and the mediator agrees). If the parties continue into the night, hotel or travel costs may be incurred, this would be discussed and agreed at the time

 

** Please note that if you have a dispute of less than £10,000

you may be offered a free 1-hour telephone mediation service by the Court once you have issued a claim form. You may also be offered mediation by the Court for claims above £10,000. There will be a cost to issue a claim form. If you are a consumer and your dispute concerns the sale of goods and services the trader is required to provide you with the name and website address of an approved Alternative Dispute Resolution body.

WHAT CLIENTS SAY?

“Peter had an excellent understanding of the key issues. His persona and commercial approach significantly contributed to both parties ultimately reaching an agreed settlement.”

- James Atton, Partner, Mackrell Solicitors.  

“Peter’s extensive industry knowledge and experience, and his practical approach to mediation, guided the parties to a successful outcome.”

-QC

"Peter was absolutely fantastic in his role as mediator. He managed the process between both parties expertly and worked really hard to get this claim settled. He deserves a massive amount of credit."

-Charlie Logue Paddy Power Betfair Legal Council

“I was very impressed with Peter’s commitment to achieving a settlement. He kept the parties focused and maintained momentum whenever they were drifting apart. I will certainly be recommending his services in the future.”

Mark Stephens, Barrister, Legal 500

"Peter has an ability to understand the dynamics and interests of the various parties and looks not only at the moving parts between those involved but also at a structured way forward to find potential settlement areas that were not even considered previously"

Tara Brady Senior Managing Director, Financial Services, Accenture

"Peter has shown patience and insight, delivered in a calm manner when his assistance has been sought"

-Professor Chris Brady Director of the Centre for Sports Business, Salford University

"In my dealings with Peter his clarity and clear thinking has helped me with a number of career decisions. He is excellent at seeing avenues for progress that are often closed off to others."

Sam Matterface ITV & TALKSport commentator

"Peters personable style and diligent manner enables parties of varying dynamics to trust him & move forwards in reaching an agreement". He also brings a creative approach to helping clients reach resolutions"

Mark Blandford - Company Director

"Peter is inventive and persistent in creating possible strategies"

Jaswant Deol - Sports Director Betway

“I’d like to thank you for facilitating a successful conclusion; perhaps your initials should stand for ‘personable and helpful’. Or maybe ‘pragmatic and hortative’! Your relaxed demeanour and grasp of the issues in the case was also an important factor in enabling us to reach a settlement"

Mark Owen. Betfred Legal counsel