TITLE

Recalling a time before billable hours

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Valerie
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);12/8/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 49, pP14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the billable hours concept for lawyers in the U.S. The economic crisis has made it harder for law firms to find high-paying clients but billing clients by the hour was not the method of payment for lawyers in the past. According to Paul Hejmanowski, managing partner of Lionel Sawyer & Collins, lawyers were not supposed to represent clients in court for payment but for community service.
ACCESSION #
35752626

 

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