Retainer Form - Legal Forms
STATE OF _________(1)________) ss: COUNTY OF ________(2)________)
KNOW YE ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS,
This Agreement is made and entered into this _(3)_ day of ________(4)________,
19_(5)_, by and between ________(6)_________, of ___________(7)____________,
hereinafter called the "Attorney", and __________(8)__________,
of ____________(9)______________, hereinafter called the "Client".
Client hereby retains and employs Attorney to:
(Describe Services to be Provided)
Attorney shall charge for his services at the rate of $_(10)_ per
hour for time actually devoted to the service of Client. Client
agrees to pay Attorney each month for services rendered during the
preceding month, together with reimbursement for all expenses pertaining
In consideration for said payment, Attorney agrees to perform to
the best of his abilities and to exhibit due diligence in the conduct
of said services.
In the event legal action is required to enforce any provision
of this Agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover
reasonable attorney's fees and costs.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have executed this Agreement
on the date first above written.
The information in this document is designed to provide an outline
that you can follow when formulating business or personal plans. Due
to the variances of many local, city, county and state laws, we recommend
that you seek professional legal counseling before entering into any
contract or agreement.