NCIC Mediator Details

Name William  Joseph  Austin
City Smithfield
Phone 919-205-1426
County Wake
Email jaustin@nowlaw.com
Fax 919-934-6280
Summary  of  Workers  Comp  Experience I  have  litigated  workers  compensation  claims  for  plaintiffs  and  defendants  before  the  NCIC  for  more  than  30  years.  I  have  been  appointed  as  special  counsel  on  issues  dealing  with  workers  compensation  in  the  US  Bankruptcy  Court  for  the  Eastern  Dist  of  NC.  I  served  on  the  NCBA  Workers  Compensation  Council  from  1996-1999  and  edited  The  Course  and  Scope  newsletter  of  the  NCBA  Worker's  Compensation  Section  from  1995-1996.  I  am    a  frequent  course  planner  and  speaker  for  seminars  on  worker's  compensation.
Rep.  Employees  % 5
Rep.  Employers  % 95
Status A3

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 3
Hrly.  Med.  Fee 200.00
Admin.  Fee 100.00
Canc.  Chg. 7  days  $125.00  3  days  $250.00
Travel  Exp. 125.00  outside  Raleigh  area.
Att.  for  party  in  comp  cases