The New Jersey Supreme Court recently appointed AGA Attorney, Jay Feldman as Chair of the District III-B Fee Arbitration Committee. His term as Chair began on September 1, 2016. The New Jersey Supreme Court first appointed Mr. Feldman to District III-B Fee Arbitration Committee in 2013 as a panel member. Mr. Feldman is currently a member of the AGA Litigation and Bankruptcy departments and devotes his practice to the areas of business litigation, real estate litigation, construction litigation, and bankruptcy litigation.
The District Fee Arbitration Committees issue binding determinations deciding disputes filed by clients against their attorneys seeking a review of the amount of attorneys’ fees charged. As Chair, Mr. Feldman’s duties include presiding over fee arbitration hearings each month during which the client, attorney, and any other witnesses testify. Mr. Feldman, along with two other Committee panel members, review the fees charged and determine whether they are reasonable. Mr. Feldman is responsible for preparing written opinions deciding the fee arbitration disputes brought before the District III-B panel.
Mr. Feldman can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-557-1044.