BC Personal Injury Lawyer's Fee
How Do Vancouver Lawyers Get Paid for Handling ICBC Injury Claims?
Most lawyers in BC handle ICBC claims on a ‘contingency’ basis. This means that you pay your lawyer a percentage of the settlement or trial award he obtains for you. So, you don’t have to pay your lawyer until you case is resolved.
In BC, the legal fees lawyers charge for the handling of ICBC claims vary from 20 % to 33 1/3 %. When comparing the fees various lawyers change you want to consider the issues of experience, knowledge and past results. You also want to ensure that the lawyer you hire is one that you can communicate with and trust to take good care of both you and your ICBC claim.