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Contingency Fee Representation Lawyers In West Hempstead New York

West Hempstead is a hamlet in Nassau County, New York, United States. The population was 18,713 at the 2000 census. West Hempstead is an unincorporated area in the Town of Hempstead.

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...