NCIC Mediator Details

Name Thomas  R.  Bell,  Jr.
City Asheville,  NC
Phone 828-254-8908
County Buncombe
Fax 828-329-8502
Summary  of  Workers  Comp  Experience I  have  practiced  law  since  1972.    For  10  years    my  practice  was  appr.  50%  litigation,  with  10-15%  of  this  in  workers'  compensation  representing  plaintiffs  and  defendants.    Since  then  my  practice  has  become  75%  litigation.    Appr.  50%  of  this  is  workers'  compensation.    I  primarily  represent  insurance  carriers.
Rep.  Employees  % 5%
Rep.  Employers  % 95%

KEY TO MEDIATOR STATUS: An "a" indicates that the mediator is on the IC appointed list; a "c" indicates that the mediator is not on the IC appointed list but has asked to be included in the published list of mediators interested in mediating IC cases; a "sel" indicates that the mediator is not on either of these lists but has been selected by the parties to mediate IC cases previously; and a number in the status field indicates that number of hours a mediator is generally willing to travel each way to mediate IC cases without charging any additional fee for travel.
Hours  One  Way 2
Hrly.  Med.  Fee $125/hr.
Admin.  Fee $125
Canc.  Chg. 0
Travel  Exp.
Att.  for  party  in  comp  cases 150