LEO: Fees - Overpayment Forwarded to Client LE Op. 496
Fees - Overpayment Forwarded to Client.
January 18, 1983
It is not improper for an attorney to forward to his client attorney's
fees awarded and paid from a collection judgment when the attorney had
already deducted his fees from prior partial payments based upon a
percentage contingent fee arrangement. [ DR:2-105(A)]
Committee Opinion January 18, 1983