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Pike & Lustig, LLP. We see solutions where others see problems.

Do Business Law Attorneys Take Cases on Contingency?


Law firms are paid for their services in a number of different ways. For clients concerned about the cost of obtaining high-quality legal representation, a contingency fee agreement may provide a solution.

As explained by Cornell Law School, a contingency fee is an arrangement whereby the client pays their lawyer as a “share of the judgment or settlement amount.” This type of arrangement can save clients a lot of money up front and make it easier to afford an attorney.

When you start searching for lawyers who work on contingency, you are going to find many personal injury attorneys. Indeed, most personal injury claims in Florida are handled on contingency. However, other lawyers can work on contingency as well. If you are looking for a business lawyer in Miami who works on contingency, we can help.

When Do Business Lawyers Take Cases on Contingency? 

As was mentioned, contingency fee arrangements allow for an attorney to be paid for their services out of a verdict or settlement. With this type of payment structure, the law firm will agree to take on the financial risk of pursuing the claim. If not successful, then the client will not have to pay anything at all. No recovery, no fees.

Of course, not every business law case involves the possibility of a verdict or financial settlement. As an example, if you need help drafting a partnership agreement for your new company, a business lawyer will not be able to handle your case on contingency. There is no opportunity for financial recovery.

That being said, if there is a possibility of financial recovery or financial settlement in your business law case — whether you are filing a breach of contract lawsuit, a copyright infringement claim, an employment lawsuit, or pursuing a business or consumer fraud case — a Florida business contingency lawyer may be available to help.

We Help Our Clients Find Effective Solutions  

If you want to find a business contingency attorney, we strongly encourage you to reach out to our Miami law office or our West Palm Beach law office for assistance. When possible, our Florida business lawyers will work on contingency.

We are committed to helping individuals and companies find creative solutions that best suit their financial circumstances. Do not assume that you cannot afford a top-rated business law attorney: Contact us for a business contingency consultation.

Get Help From Our South Florida Business Contingency Fee Attorneys Right Away

At Pike & Lustig, LLP, we are proud to work closely with businesses to help them find a fee arrangement that works well for their specific needs. If you need legal representation, our business lawyers will review your case and help you determine whether or not a contingency fee agreement makes sense.

To set up a free, no commitment initial consultation, please do not hesitate to call our Miami business contingency fee attorneys today. From our office locations in Miami and West Palm Beach, we represent individuals and businesses throughout South Florida.


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