“Lawyer on Contingency Fee?” – Who “Swallows” the Expenses?
Sklover Working Wisdom
JUNE 4, 2019
Her agreement with the attorney said that attorney would represent her on a “contingency” basis, meaning that the attorney would be paid only if the lawsuit was successful, and then he would be entitled to 1/3 of the proceeds. Les even lost money on his “contingency fee” case. Contingency Fee” means “A fee comprised of a percentage of payments received, if any.” “Be careful who you trust – The devil was once an angel”. – Unknown.