Q: How much will a lawyer charge to represent me in a sexual abuse claim against a Catholic priest in Seattle?
I know a lawyer won't charge me up front I just want to get an idea of how much he would take when I win my case. Thank you
The standard fee for personal injury cases, including sex abuse cases, is 1/3 of the total recovery plus costs advanced. If the matter goes to litigation, the fee goes up to 40% plus costs advanced.
I commend your bravery in coming forward to get some justice. I wish you the best.
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