The Attorney/Client Arbitration Board (ACAB) provides a relatively informal and efficient arbitration service for D.C. Bar members and their clients to resolve disputes about legal fees.
Attorney/Client Arbitration Board
- File a Petition to Arbitrate a Fee Dispute (This is a 23-page, 501 kb PDF form)
- ACAB Fee Arbitration Service Rules of Procedure (This is a 14-page, 197 kb PDF document)
- ACAB Fee Arbitration Process Overview
- Annual Report FY 2021-22
- Filing Fees
If you have questions about the ACAB or would like to request an application by mail, please contact us at [email protected] or call 202-780-2779.