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Can I reduce my legal costs if I get more involved in my case?

Sometimes. Stay informed and ask for copies of important documents related to your case. Let your lawyer know if you are willing to help out, such as by picking up or delivering documents or by making a few telephone calls.

>>What billing method do most lawyers use?
>>What are contingent fees?
>>If my lawyer and I agree to a contingent fee arrangement, shouldn't the method of settling my case affect the amount of my lawyer's fee?
>>Is there anything I can do to reduce my legal costs?
>>Can I reduce my legal costs if I get more involved in my case?


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