Monday, November 22, 2010

Arnall v. Superior Court (Cal. Ct. App. - Nov. 22, 2010)

Here's why you should always include in your retainer agreement the line "The attorney's fees set forth above are not set by law, but are negotiable between attorney and client."  Because the failure to include this written statement can, by itself,  cost you millions of dollars.  Seriously.

As Los Angeles attorney Alan Liker learns, to his chagrin, this afternoon.