Mr. Pearl charges $17,500 for class, PAGA, collective, and multi-plaintiff cases and $12,500 for individual cases. This includes up to two hours of preparation time, up to eight hours of mediation time, and administration costs. Fees for additional time will be charged at $1,500 per hour. Fees for “unused” time will not be refunded. Mr. Pearl reserves the right to charge additional fees for cases involving multiple separately represented parties and particularly complex issues.
Please do not reserve a mediation date unless you are sure that you will go forward. Counsel, not their clients, contract for the mediator’s services and are responsible for paying all fees. Due to an increase in the number of cancellations and continuances, our policies have changed. Please note:
If paying by check, please make your check payable to “Steve Pearl Mediation,” include the case name on the check, and mail it to:
Fees paid seven days or less prior to mediation must be paid by credit card. Fees may be paid by credit card by following the link below. A 3% non-refundable service charge applies.
Mr. Pearl is available for mediation via video conference or in person in the greater Los Angeles area, provided that every person present is vaccinated. In-person mediations take place at a location provided by counsel, which must include adequate conference room space for all parties and the mediator.
Please contact us with any questions or concerns: