The Pilot Mandatory Mediation Program has been adopted by the Court according to Amended General Order #47. It will now be referred to as the Northern District of New York Mandatory Mediation Program.
Cases ending in digits 0-4, Nicole Eallonardo, ADR Coordinator, at (315) 234-8603
Cases ending in digits 5-9, Renata Hohl, Courtroom Deputy, at (315) 234-8593
For Mediators who are non-members of the New York Northern Bar and are in need of submitting mandatory mediation documents for filing please use this form. All others should file their documents using CM/ECF.
Mediators (Court Approved)
Open Season for mediator applications is closed. Pursuant to General Order #47, the Court accepts mediator applications during Open Season which runs August 1st to October 31st every calendar year.
**Note** Court approved hourly rates are $150 per hour for the first two hours of the initial mediation session. If necessary the mediator may charge an additional $150/hour for up to two hours of preparation time for cases which require substantial preparation. Thereafter, the rate is capped at $325 per hour.