Risks, reputations, and rewards : contingency fee legal practice in the United States / Herbert M. Kritzer.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Law and Politics, 2004.
xiii, 334 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The political economy of the American contingency fee A profile of Wisconsin's contingency fee practitioners and their cases Clients seeking lawyers, lawyers seeking clients : finding and screening potential cases The work of the contingency fee lawyer Understanding settlement negotiations Cashing out the investment The role of reputation in contingency fee practice Conclusion : praying for justice or preying on justice?
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -324) and index.
Table of contents available online at www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0416/2004006008.html.