27 NCAC 01E .0403 JURISDICTION
The procedure may be used for the resolution of any dispute if all of the following conditions are met:
(1) the disputed issues submitted to arbitration hereunder shall be solely between or among lawyers who are members of the same law firm;
(2) the dispute arises out of an economic relationship between or among lawyers concerning the operation, dissolution, or proposed dissolution of the law firm of which they are members;
(3) at least one of the parties to such dispute resides or maintains an office for the practice of law in the state of North Carolina and is a member of the North Carolina State Bar;
(4) all parties agree in a written submission to arbitration agreement to submit the issues in dispute to binding arbitration under these rules and procedures.
History Note: Authority G.S. 84‑23;
Readopted Eff. December 8, 1994.