Personal Injury Lawyer Arlington VA

In personal injury cases such as this bellow, most attorneys will offer the option of a contingency fee or an hourly based fee. Contingency fees also provide strong motivation to the attorney to work hard on your case, as both you and the attorney benefit from a higher monetary award. Contingency fee percentages vary depending on your state or country's court rules, but generally provide for a 1/3-2/3 attorney/client split, with the percentage decreasing in stages as the total award increases.

W Charles Meltmar
(202) 682-5800
1100 New York Ave Nw, Suite 340 West
Washington, DC
Specialties
Slip and Fall Accident, Defective & Dangerous Products, Medical Malpractice
State Licensing
DC

Adam R Leighton
1717 K ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Medical Malpractice, Car Accident, Slip and Fall Accident
Education
University of Toledo College of Law,Tulane University
State Licensing
DC

Felicity A McGrath
1233 20TH ST NW STE 800
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Defective & Dangerous Products, Slip and Fall Accident
Education
University of Miami School of Law,University of Pennsylvania
State Licensing
DC

Patrick M. Regan
1919 M ST NW STE 350
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Medical Malpractice, Defective & Dangerous Products, Birth Injury, Slip and Fall Accident, Workers Compensation
Education
Catholic University of America, School of Law,Hamilton College
State Licensing
DC, Maryland

Juan M Anderson
1233 20TH ST NW STE 800
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Employment, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall Accident
Education
The Catholic University of America,columbas School of Law,University of District of Columbia
State Licensing
DC

Shadonna E Hale
(202) 626-7660
1341 G ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Health Care, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall Accident
Education
American University,Catholic University of America,University of Maryland, College Park,Washington H
State Licensing
DC

Joseph J Bottiglieri
1233 20TH ST NW STE 800
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Defective & Dangerous Products, Ethics, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall Accident
Education
Catholic University of America,University of Scranton
State Licensing
DC

Jacqueline T. Colclough
1919 M ST NW STE 350
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Medical Malpractice, Defective & Dangerous Products, Birth Injury, Slip and Fall Accident, Car Accident
Education
Catholic University of America, School of Law,Saint Anselm College
State Licensing
DC

Joseph A Blaszkow
(202) 347-8211
1100 H Street Nw, Suite 520
Washington, DC
Specialties
Personal Injury, Business, Insurance, General Practice, Brain Injury, Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Car Accident, Health Care, Slip and Fall Accident, Trucking Accident
Education
Georgetown University Law Center,West Virginia University
State Licensing
DC, Maryland, Virginia

Morris Kletzkin
1101 17TH ST NW STE 700
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Litigation, State, Local And Municipal Law, Slip and Fall Accident, Car Accident, Employment
Education
American University, Washington College of Law,American University
State Licensing
DC, Maryland

Seeking an Affordable Solution for a Slip and Fall

Q: I recently had a slip and fall injury in a local coffee shop. I desperately need a lawyer who is affordable and can cover this case. Do any attorneys offer sliding scale rates for singles?

 

The bad news is that attorneys do not offer different rates based on marital status. The good news is your case is very amenable to a contingency fee arrangement, where you would not be responsible for attorneys fees (beyond court costs and expenses) unless there is a favorable settlement or court verdict/award. Contingency fees facilitate access to the courts for those who are unable to pay attorneys fees in civil lawsuits.

In personal injury cases such as yours, most attorneys will offer the option of a contingency fee or an hourly based fee. Contingency fees also provide strong motivation to the attorney to work hard on your case, as both you and the attorney benefit from a higher monetary award. Contingency fee percentages vary depending on your state or country's court rules, but generally provide for a 1/3-2/3 attorney/client split, with the percentage decreasing in stages as the total award increases.

As for finding a lawyer, that should not be too hard if your case has any merit. Most counties have Lawyer Referral services, so call your local Court Clerk's office for the number of that free service. And remember, you need not and should not hire an attorney unless you are comfortable with their proposed services as set forth in a written retainer agreement.

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DISCLAIMER: This publication is distributed with the understanding that it does not constitute legal advice or establish an attorney/client relationship by way of any information contained herein. The information provided is for general purposes only, as readers are advised to consult with a qualified lawyer regarding the specifics of their particular circumstances.

 

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