0

Suppose a client is on a split contingency arrangement, so that the client pays X dollars up front, plus a contingency percentage that's less than the customary 33 1/3%.

Suppose that the case goes to trial, and the plaintiff's side wins "normal" attorneys' fees in addition to the case. What happens to those fees? Does the client get reimbursed for the X that s/he put up, or does the lawyer get to keep all the fees including X?

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.