TITLE

Brum firms ditch hourly rates for fixed fees

AUTHOR(S)
McLeod-Roberts, Luke
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Lawyer;3/2/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the law firms in Birmingham, England to ditch the hourly rates for lawyers. A senior partner at the city's top 30 firm said that no firms are working on hourly rates in the legal market, mostly with agreeing fixed-fee arrangements. It states that firms proposing a partner hourly rate of £200 are thinking that there are not much partner work anyway.
ACCESSION #
37596306

 

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