Attorney Fee Agreement South Africa

The law provides for the following formalities with regard to possible fee agreements: the manner in which payments made or made by the lawyer on behalf of the client are processed; If the client is not satisfied with the fees charged by his lawyer, he may refer the case to the competent law firm to verify the possible fee agreement. The company by right may rescind any provision of the agreement on success fees or royalties to be asserted if it considers that the provision or royalties are inappropriate or unfair. 9.1 The client has a period of 14 days from the date of signature of the contract in which he has the right to terminate the contract by indicating in writing the lawyer. and 7.2.2 the following consequences with respect to this agreement: the agreement must be signed by the client and the lawyer and, where appropriate, countersigned by the lawyer concerned; 11.1 Any amendment or other agreement that may be added to this Agreement (including amendments to such Agreements) must be in writing and meet the requirements of the Contingency Fees Act 1997 (Act 66 of 1997). .