Attorney's Fee

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Attorney's Fee

A fee a lawyer charges for legal services. Lawyers may work by the hour, for a flat fee, or may even be paid a percentage of the amount one wins in a lawsuit.
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5m in legal fees for various services, including services for venture capital investments, preparation of agreements and legal retainers.
The 2016 Real Estate Legal Fee Profiles identifies the Law Firms hired by the world's largest Real Estate Companies and Funds and the fees (hours and hourly rates) paid to them.
Another fixed rate: If you are a customer of NatWest then they have an existing-customer-only deal with free legal fees and no valuation costs.
Brady's legal fees amounted to PS250,000, before another PS50,000 in tribunal costs.
Rajat Gupta, a former Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) director, has been ordered by a court to reimburse the bank his legal fees.
The incentives included : Arrangement fees forgone on all residential mortgages until the year-end; Valuation fees waived on residential mortgages; No charge asked for legal fees on standard remortgages; A 'Regional Mortgage Week' being held with events for prospective borrowers; New mortgage experts in branches.
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The legal fees sought by Dunlap and Kersh are related to their defense in the SEC and shareholder actions.
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