Oral Arguments are happening now. View them on the web or via Mobile App on iPhone / iPad or Android (4.0+).

You are here


Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version
Question Presented: 


An attorney may charge interest on past due accounts for legal services with the client's agreement. Such agreement must:

  1. Be in writing;
  2. Be entered into prior to or early in the provision of legal services;
  3. Clearly state a reasonable rate of interest;
  4. Clearly set out when the account will become past due and subject to the interest charge but not less than 30 days after the billing date.

This page was last modified on Tuesday, April 3, 2012