The Suffolk County Bar Association is the New York State approved body for reviewing and resolving Attorney-Client Fee Disputes in accordance with 22NYCRR§137 in the County of Suffolk.
Suffolk County program rules
Standard Instructions to clients in Suffolk County
Client request for Fee Dispute Resolution (Suffolk) - form
Notice of Right to Arbitrate (Suffolk) - form
Response to Request to Arbitrate (Suffolk) - form
Information regarding filing fee waiver policy in Suffolk County Program
Official NY State Part 137 Rules
Program Standards and Guidelines - New York State
New York State OCA general information about the program
New York State Model Forms (not for use in Suffolk County)
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