Fees

Schedule of Fees

Grievance Arbitration: $1200 for each day of hearing and study and preparation of Opinion and Award

Fact Finding & Interest Arbitration: $1300 for each day of hearing and study and preparation of Findings of Fact or Opinion and Award

Card Check: $300 base fee, thereafter $100 per hour

Travel: Travel expenses and travel time will be charged for cases outside the Greater Chicago Metropolitan Area

Cancellation Fee: One-half day if notice of cancellation of any particular hearing date is given less than four weeks before the scheduled start of the hearing; one day if notice is given less than one week prior to the scheduled start of the hearing (regardless of whether the date is rescheduled).

Joint and Several Liability: As a courtesy, the arbitrator will bill the parties in accordance with their agreement, but both parties remain jointly and severally liable for the entire fee.

Interim Billing: The arbitrator may submit an interim bill, particularly where a hearing has been held and significant out of pocket travel expenses have been incurred.