The CIAS can suggest several paid and complimentary hearing venues; however, these are reserved on a space-available basis, and the CIAS itself provides no reservation services. Please contact these venues directly if you wish to use them.
The Mecklenburg County Courthouse, located at 832 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, North Carolina, 28202 offers convenient arbitration facilities. The Courthouse is conveniently located 12 kilometers from the Charlotte Douglas International Airport. Free parking is available in a parking lot located on Elizabeth Avenue near the intersection with McDowell Street, diagonally across from the Courthouse.
Reservations can be made using Yahoo! Calendar via the instructions below.
- Log onto http://www.yahoo.com/ and click: Sign In
- At the Yahoo! ID prompt, enter: mediationroom6510
- At the Password prompt, enter: reservation and click: Sign In
- You will see a menu of services offered by Yahoo! If you do not see the calendar feature, click More Yahoo! Services. Scroll down to the alphabetical listing and click Calendar under the letter “C”.
The Yahoo! Calendar Help screen can answer most questions. These conference rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be sure to include the beginning time, time duration and the type of room in your reservation. Yahoo! does permit double booking; be careful not to delete any scheduled events. Print your transaction screen after you have made your reservation. The date and time of your reservation will be indicated at the bottom of the page.
Additional Hearing Locations
The Charlotte School of Law
The Charlotte School of Law, at 201 South College Street in City Center, may offer space as available. The Law School features a spacious, modern courtroom with adjacent rooms for the parties’ convenience.
Charlotte’s major hotels may also have space available for a hearing. Please inquire with your preferred hotel.