LEO: Attorney's Fees - Contingent Fees in LE Op. 664
Attorney's Fees - Contingent Fees in Industrial Commission Cases.
February 27, 1985
It is not improper for an attorney to charge a contingent fee in a
workman's compensation matter assuming that the total fee is approved by
the Industrial Commission. [ DR:2-105(C), § 65.1-102, Virginia Code,
1950 (as amended), In The Matter of Abraham M. Fisch, 188 N.Y. App. Div.
525, 531 (1931)]
Committee Opinion February 27, 1985