Express Mediation Option


In response to an expressed need for quality, cost-effective, and efficient mediation services for those disputes in which Plaintiff’s demand is at or below $100,000, WAMS offers the “Express Mediation Option” which is intended to provide the high-caliber mediation services of our many esteemed panelists, for a three-hour session, at a rate that makes economic sense in the context of these matters.    

Details and Parameters

  • Strictly limited to two-party cases only (i.e., one plaintiff v. one defendant)
  • Plaintiff’s demand is at or below $100,000
  • 3-hour mediation session with a hard stop at the end of the scheduled time
  • Hearing fee is $600 per party
  • Prepayment required for time reserved
  • No cancellation fee
  • Substantive mediation briefs are limited to 5 pages per party
  • Unless otherwise addressed above, WAMS’ Mediation Fee Policies also apply


PARTICIPATING MEDIATORS

  • Monte Bersante (Tacoma)
  • Sharon J. Bitcon (Seattle)
  • Michelle Corsi (Everett)
  • Don G. Daniel (Olympia)
  • Bradley G. Davis (Seattle)
  • Pat Duffy (Tacoma)
  • Jack Follis (Everett)
  • Kevin Hanchett (Seattle)
  • Tim Malarchick (Tacoma)
  • Judy Massong (Seattle)
  • Cynthia Morgan (Issaquah and Seattle)
  • Kathleen Wareham (Seattle)