The contingency fee system makes a personal injury lawyer affordable. One of the biggest concerns when hiring a lawyer is undoubtedly being able to afford one. The contingency fee allows you to move forward with your case without worrying about being thrown into an even bigger circle of debt.
In the cases that we handle, the client covers a lot of the costs of going to trial (paying your lawyer, paying for your medical records, etc.) at the end of the case, instead of right up front.