The contract should start with the contact information of both attorney and the client. The information should include the name, address, phone number etc.
The agreement should mention about the goal of the case and what expectation the client has on the attorney.
The agreement must include the duration of the engagement. And what if the engagement needs to be extended, mention the terms for that as well.
This is the most important aspect of any agreement. Without proper detail of payment terms, any engagement may lead to disaster.
An attorney engagement letter is a written agreement that describes the business relationship to be entered into by a client and an attorney. The letter details the scope of the agreement, its terms, and costs. The purpose of an attorney engagement letter is to set expectations on both sides of the agreement.
In many jurisdictions, letters of engagement are mandatory. Why is a letter of engagement necessary? Very importantly, it provides documentary proof in the event of a dispute. It goes without saying that this contract will protect an attorney from clients who keep shifting the goalposts.
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