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When a Client Becomes an Adversary: Strategies for Preventing and Collecting Unpaid Legal Fees

Selected from NCBA 2017 Annual Review, October 19-20, 2017

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During the course of your career, you will likely run into a client who is not paying your bills.

Learn tips for identifying the reasons for unpaid bills, tools to assist with preventing clients from falling in arrears, and ethical considerations and strategies for collecting from former clients.

This session focuses on steps you can take to minimize the risk that a client does not pay for professional services rendered and strategies for collecting unpaid fees.

The materials include intake forms, sample letters, and pleadings.

Some of the documents were graciously provided by, and reproduced with the express permission of Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company.

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Product Information
Product Date:
October 19, 2017
When a Client Becomes an Adversary: Strategies for Preventing and Collecting Unpaid Legal Fees | 2017 | On Demand

Tuition Rates. Tuition includes a 90-day subscription to the audio/video and electronic materials. Access the certificate of completion to receive MCLE credit with the NC State Bar. Click here for more information about On Demand CLE. 

Standard $60
NCBA Member $50
CLE Premier Pass $0


Speaker Information
R Matthew Van Sickle   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 0.75
CLE Premier Pass
On Demand | 90-day subscription | #663CY5
NCBA Price:$60.00