How does a contingent fee agreement work?

In a contingency fee agreement, a lawyer is paid by taking a percentage of a client's judgment or settlement when the client does not have money to pay a lawyer at the beginning of the case. How a contingency fee agreement works is - you win the case and the lawyer's fee comes out of the money awarded to you. To find out what is the standard contingency fee for an attorney, just enter your ZIP code below.

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