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Contingency Fee Representation Lawyers In Mattituck New York

Mattituck is a census-designated place in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population was 4,198 at the 2000 census. Mattituck CDP roughly corresponds to the hamlet (unincorporated community) by the same name in the town of Southold.

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...