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Thanks. This is very helpful for me to understand on the purpose of mediation. I will check with court clerk to see whether they offer mediation program.
In the meantime, I am getting a list of mediators who are retired judge in that area. I am not sure that is typically good deal or not. The fee is $275/hour. By the way, the judge ordered mediation on May 13. More than two months has passed. My attroney even not get a mediator to start on this. I feel he is not doing his job (we agreed that he find mediator). Now I told him I will make calls to find one.
Thanks. Yes, the defendant is also represented by his attorney. I already found a mediator from court website today. It took me just an hour by calling the court clerk and then sent emails to four mediator candidates. The reason I am doing this is because my attorney is not moving this forward. For two months since May 13, he didn't find a mediator. I am very frustrated on him and is seriously thinking to change my attorney. When I ask him whether he found a mediator and talked to defendant's attoney about that, he did not answer my question. In addition, the attorney general office is also investigating the defendant for his similar fraud pattern at different dental places. Now, the investigator from attorney general office has referred his finding to their US attorney. I asked my attorney to contact the US attroney to see what information can be shared with us. But my attroney did not contact the US attroney either. Finally, I asked my attorney to get subponea and talk to judge about having a court order in order to get medical report from Medicaid and Office of Inspecator General, again for two months, he didn't do it even if I keep reminding him twice a week. Again, thank you for the answer, I am going to rate your service how.
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