Accepting Plaintiff's and Defense Cases
Please call or email for Agreement and CV.
* I accept a limited number of active cases so that I might devote the necessary time to review your case.
* I accept and review retail security cases only from attorneys or paralegal assistants.
* There is no charge for initial case discussion.
* This is the time to discuss your case and I will advise you honestly and objectively, for better or worse, regarding the merits of your case.
Should you choose to retain my services, I require a non-refundable $3,500.00 retainer per case in advance. Research, review, and consultation is billed at $350.00 per hour against the retainer. If the retainer is depleted, monthly statements will be mailed with payment expected upon receipt of the statement.
My hourly rate is Three Hundred Fifty Dollars ($350) per hour, billed in quarter hour increments for professional services, including consultation, research, and review of files, report preparation, and site surveys.
Deposition and other non-trial appearances, including preparation, wait and testimony time: Three Hundred Fifty Dollars ($350) per hour billed in accordance with applicable statutes. A four (4) hour minimum applies.
Deposition fee must be received from opposing counsel or Attorney prior to, or at the starting time of deposition.
Trial appearance (includes final trial preparation, wait and testimony time): Three Hundred Fifty Dollars ($350) per hour billed in accordance with applicable statutes. A four (4) hour minimum ($1,400) applies.
Airfare, for all travel under three (3) hours, is billed at Coach Class (Y) for direct non-stop (if available).
Air travel over three (3) hours is billed at Business or First Class direct non-stop (if available)
Air travel, plus all other usual and customary or agreed upon expenses are billed at actual cost.
All rail and airfare is booked as refundable.
Please contact me if you have any questions.