MBA’s Fee Arbitration Board (FAB)
E-mail: [e-mail mdantonio]
Web site: /for-attorneys/resources--services/fee-arbitration
The MBA's Fee Arbitration Board (FAB) program provides voluntary
binding arbitration to resolve fee disputes between attorneys and
their clients and between attorneys.
Fee arbitration is an ideal alternative to the Small Claims,
District, or Superior Courts. The arbitrators are volunteer
attorneys who are members of the MBA or trained
arbitration professionals. The agreement to arbitrate
addresses only the issue of the fair and reasonable value of the
The FAB provides an invaluable resource by answering questions
about legal fee disputes, publishing model fee agreements, and
promoting healthy communications between attorneys and their
clients. Additionally, the FAB published the third edition of
Fees & Clients Funds, a great resource for
both experienced and newly sworn attorneys.
For more information on this program, visit the MBA Web site or e-mail MBA Senior Programs
Manager Marc A. D'Antonio.