Legal Services Agreement
Our sophisticated document generator takes care of drafting Legal Services Agreements by deploying algorithms that analyse how law firms efficiently engage clients.
Take the legwork out of creating Agreements so you can log more billable hours; whether for litigation or transactional works, for any type of fee structure.
How does it work?
Our intuitive tool will guide you through the process step-by-step from start to finish. It’s quick, easy and simple to understand – just how legal documents ought to be.
The expert interview wizard will help you answer a few questions and prepare your document in the background. You’ll have your custom Legal Services Agreement in 30 minutes or less.
When you’re done, print or download a PDF version for you to review, customise or sign.
What is a Legal Services Agreement ?
Our Legal Services Agreement lets you tailor costs for every client and covers your liabilities and disclosures automatically – regardless of the size of your firm.
We eliminate your admin work and reduce your risk exposure with one tool.
When should I use it?
This Legal Services Agreement should be used when you’re generating new client engagements and setting out the costs.
What topics does the Legal Services Agreement cover?
- Estate planning
- Marriage and de facto relationships
- Tax structuring
- Dispute avoidance/resolution
- Investment properties
- Business sale/purchase
- Business financing
- Co-ownership arrangements
- Managing staff
- Commercial terms
- Websites and intellectual property
- Regulatory compliance
- Boilerplate language
What are the main decisions I need to make in creating a Legal Services Agreement ?
- Is it a litigation matter?
- Will the work be divided into discrete phases?
- Will you specify out-of-scope work?
- Is this fixed fee or hourly?
- Will there be a success fee?
- How frequently will invoices be rendered?
What other names does Legal Services Agreement go by?
A Legal Services Agreement is also known as:
- Cost Agreement
- Engagement Letter
- Legal Retainer Agreement
- Legal Services Agreement
- Engagement Agreement
- Agreement on Provision of Legal Services
- Client Engagement Agreement
Frequently Asked Questions
The parties involved are you (the law firm) and up to 5 clients.
Generally you would need this document when you are setting out the terms and costs of legal services.
- Details and background of the matter
- Scope of the work
- Hourly or fixed fee rate, and how time is recorded
- Details of team members
- Definition of “success” if applying success fees
- Details of retainer
- Contractual liability cap
- Terms of termination
- Names of individuals whose instructions will be accepted
There are several signing options available. How you sign largely depends on where the parties are located and if they will attend signing together. You can print on paper and sign, or use electronic signature tools such as Docusign or Hellosign.
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