contingency fee

contingency fee


: a payment that you make to a lawyer only if the lawyer wins your case in court

Full Definition of CONTINGENCY FEE

:  a fee for services (as of a lawyer) paid upon successful completion of the services and usually calculated as a percentage of the gain realized for the client —called also contingent fee

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