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Contingency Attorneys for Discrimination Claims

Contingency Attorneys

A contingency fee is a type of attorney-fee arrangement where attorney fees are only paid if you win or settle your matter, in which case a percentage of the award (usually between 33.33%-50%) is paid to the attorney.  A flat fee is a type of attorney fee where a fixed (certain) amount is charged for the legal services at issue.  Sometimes a contingency fee will be mixed with a flat fee.  An hourly fee is charged by the hour, and rates commonly range between $150/hour to $500 or more per hour.  Hourly legal fees have a total value that is uncertain.  For example, if an attorney charges $300/hour, the total amount of legal fees will depend on the number of hours of work that are ultimately done (e.g. $3,000 for 10 hours of work, $4,500 for 15 hours, etc.).

List of Contingency Attorneys In Wisconsin

Below are some WI employee-rights attorneys who represent many workers on contingency for discrimination matters.  Whether they would agree to do so for you is up to them and you, and depends on the circumstances.  I believe most of these attorneys will represent workers from anywhere in Wisconsin.  (While you may prefer to hire an attorney located in your city, please know that is usually not necessary in my observation).

Thomas C. Lenz, Esq.

First, Albrecht & Blondis, S.C.

158 N. Broadway, Suite 600

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Phone: (414) 271-1972

Facsimile: (414) 271-1511

Email: tlenz@fabattorneys.com

Website: www.fabattorneys.com

Attorney Brenda Lewison

Law Office of Arthur Heitzer

633 W. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 1410

Milwaukee, WI 53203-1920

(414) 273-1040


Atty. Jeff Scott Olson

The Jeff Scott Olson Law Firm SC

131 W Wilson St Ste 1200

Madison, WI 53703-3225

Phone: (608) 283-6001

Fax: (608) 283-0945

Email: jsolson@scofflaw.com

Atty. Sandra Graf Radtke

Gillick, Wicht, Gillick & Graf

6300 W Bluemound Rd

Milwaukee, WI 53213-4147

Phone: (414) 257-2667

Fax: (414) 257-9297

Email: sradtke@gillickwicht.com

Atty. Richard F. Rice

Fox & Fox



Madison Office                         Milwaukee Office                        Chicago Office

124 West Broadway                   735 West Wisconsin Avenue     105 West Madison St.

Monona, WI 53716                    12th Floor                                          Suite 2200

(608)258-9588 x307[phone]    Milwaukee, WI 53233                 Chicago, Illinois 60602

(608)258-9105 [fax]                    (414)326-3260[phone]                (312)602-3203[phone]

(414)224-1411 [fax]

Atty. Rebecca Lynn Salawdeh

Salawdeh Law Office LLC

7119 W North Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53213-1810

Phone: (414) 455-0117

Fax: (414) 918-4517

Email: rebecca@salawdehlaw.com


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