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Contingency Fee Representation Lawyers In Stuyvesant New York

Stuyvesant is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States. The population was 2,188 at the 2000 census. The Town of Stuyvesant is in the northwest part of Columbia County. US Route 9 crosses the southwest corner of the town.

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...