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Fees

 

What Type of Fee Arrangements are Available? 

There may be various types of fee arrangements that can be negotiated with the lawyer, including:
 
  • a fixed fee for a specific transaction
  • an hourly rate
  • fees based on a percentage of the value of the property or estate; or
  • a contingency fee depends on the outcome of the case and is a percentage of the value of the award. To be valid, a contingency fee agreement must be in writing.