Bar Rules

Rule 6-502. Confirmation of Award in Favor of Attorney

State Bar Programs / Part VI - Arbitration of Fee Disputes / CHAPTER 5 POST-AWARD PROCEEDINGS / Rule 6-502. Confirmation of Award in Favor of Attorney

In cases where both parties agreed to be bound by the result of the arbitration and an award has been issued in favor of an attorney, the attorney may apply to the appropriate Georgia superior court for confirmation of the award in accordance with the Georgia Arbitration Code, O.C.G.A. § 9-9-1 et seq. 

The State Bar will not represent, assist, or advise the attorney except to provide copies of any necessary papers from the fee arbitration file pursuant to State Bar policies.



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