INITIAL CONSULTATIONS. Initial appointments
are set up in ½ hour increments. During the initial consultation,
substantive issues will be discussed and your questions will be answered. A
$50 consultation fee will be charged for the ½ hour session. This
fee may be paid at the end of your session with cash or check only.
FEE AGREEMENTS. Upon engaging the firm's services
and in accordance with State Bar guidelines, an Attorney/Client Fee
Agreement will be signed.
FEE ARRANGEMENTS. Cases are generally handled on either
a hourly, contingency or flat fee basis depending upon the nature
of the matter and agreement of the parties.
COSTS AND EXPENSES. Clients are responsible for the costs
and expenses incurred in connection with their particular matter.
BILLING STATEMENTS. Clients will normally receive a monthly
(or other agreed upon period) billing statement itemizing the services
rendered along, with the fees and costs, incurred in connection with such
CURRENT HOURLY BILLING RATES. The firm's
hourly billing rates are based upon prevailing rates charged in the El
Paso community by attorneys of the same or similar experience, ability
and reputation as the attorney providing your legal services.
BILLING INQUIRIES. We always welcome and encourage your
inquiries if there is a question regarding service rendered or fee charged
by our office.