A fee is a form of reward of an advocate for carrying out the defenсe, representation of a client, and providing other types of legal assistance (Part 1 Art. 30 of the Law of Ukraine "On Advocacy and legal practice ").
In order to determine the fee advocate takes into account complexity of a case, taxes and other mandatory payments, the time needed to spend on preparation for the case and on participation in it.
Fee limits are not provided by Law.
The fee is determined by the advocate; it is revised, if workload changes.
Approximate fee amount for legal aid:
Consultation - 800 UAH per hour.
Preparation of a Cause of Action - from 1500 UAH.
Drawing appeal and cassation complaints, complaints to the European Court of Human Rights - 3000 UAH.
In providing a comprehensive legal aid (representation, legal protection) - the cost of consultations and preparation of procedural documents are included in the fee amount.
The fee amount is agreed upon between advocate and a client.
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