It’s meant to be a quicker, cheaper option, but commercial litigator Ugo Colella of Culhane Meadows in Washington, D.C., says alternative dispute resolution is his last resort.

Colella’s biggest gripe is with arbitration—where one client on the losing end had to fork out $1.5 million in attorney fees for a case where the amount in controversy was about $2 million.

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