Hourly rates, which are billed in 10 minute increments, are used for most legal matters such as contract review/drafting and lawsuit defense.
Discuss need for legal services with a lawyer, review information and consider next steps. Rates will be determined based on the nature and complexity of the matter presented.
As a new client we will discuss and review pertinent information and documentation needed to proceed with your legal matters. After the review of information we will discuss your issues to consider options for courses of action and next steps so that you will be kept fully aware of how your matter will be handled. It is important to have strong client participation in your case to achieve the best results.
As an existing client you will be kept informed of the status of your matter and you will have direct access to an attorney to discuss any concerns you may have. You will understand timelines and procedures throughout your case and be an integral part of the process.
Commonly used for Mediations
The fee includes pre-mediation discussions, preparation time, and four hours to conduct the mediation. If the mediation exceeds four hours, the parties will be charged for a full day mediation.
The fee Includes pre-mediation discussions, preparation time, and eight hours to conduct the mediation. All time in excess of eight hours will be charged an hourly fee of $350.00 and billed in 10 minute increments.
The fee for arbitration services is $350.00 per hour to be billed in 10 minute increments. A deposit for the estimated time will be paid in equal amounts by the parties and will be determined in the initial call to set the Arbitration parameters.
Commonly used in personal injury cases.
Discuss need for legal services with a lawyer and determine whether the matter is appropriate for a contingency fee arrangement. In any contingency fee matter, out of your share of the recovery, you will reimburse all court costs and expenses advanced by us in your case. Further, the fee is computed before expenses are deducted.
If appropriate for a contingency fee arrangement then, depending on the facts, complexity and nature of the case, the contingency fee will be 33-40% of amounts recovered plus costs. After the contingency fee agreement is signed, we will initiate the case and gather pertinent information and documentation needed to proceed.
As an Existing Client, any new matter can be considered for contingency fee arrangement. As with a New Client, the fee of 33-40% recovered plus costs will be determined depending on complexity and nature of the matter. For example, a business client may need assistance collecting a receivable, while other matters remain at hourly rates, this separate matter could be handled on a contingency basis. As a contingency client, we will make appropriate demands and initiate litigation, if necessary.
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