Legal Question in Legal Ethics in California


As a matter of law are written retainers required before a lawyer can represent you. (Case involves a matter far in excess of @20,000.00)

Asked on 7/26/08, 7:09 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Robert L. Bennett Law offices of Robert L. Bennett
0 users found helpful
0 attorneys agreed

Re: Retainers

No, not required. But, it is foolish far the amount involved not to have a written retainer. No good can come from the lack of it, but lots of harm (to both client and attorney) .

Read more
7/26/08, 10:59 pm

Related Questions & Answers

More Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility questions and answers in California

Looking for something else?

Get Free Legal Advice

8822 active attorneys ready to answer your legal questions today.

Find a Legal Form

Browse and download our attorney-prepared and up-to-date legal forms from $4.99

Find a Form

Featured Attorneys

Anthony RoachLaw Office of Anthony A. RoachChatsworth, CA
Terry A. NelsonNelson & LawlessRiverside, San Bernardino, CA
Phillip D. Wheeler, Esq.Phillip D. Wheeler, Attorney At LawMorro Bay, CA
Find An Attorney

Are you an Attorney?

Earn additional revenue and grow your business. Join LawGuru Now