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Contingency Fee Representation Lawyers In Canaan New York

Canaan is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States. The population was 1,820 at the 2000 census. The Town of Canaan is in the northeast part of the county.

What is contingency fee representation?

A contingent fee is when an attorney charges dependent upon a successful outcome in the case. It is often agreed to be a percentage of the total recovery to the client. Such fee arrangements are often used in negligence cases and other civil actions but not for criminal defense or divorce actions.

Answers to contingency fee representation issues in New York

In certain kinds of cases, lawyers charge what is called a contingency fee. Instead of billing by the hour, the...

Federal court opinions concerning contingency fee representation in New York