Legal Fee Advisors

Legal Fee Advisors

41 East 11th Street, 11th Floor
New York , NY 10003
Office: 877-664-0020
Introduction

Legal Fee Advisors provides a broad range of expert services to assist in the private resolution of fee disputes or as testifying experts in court proceedings. Legal Fee Advisors have 20+ years of experience in most jurisdictions, providing seasoned and efficient turnaround, as well as capacity for large scale litigation, and negotiations.


Areas of Expertise
  • Legal Ethics
  • Legal Fees

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Admitted: New York Bar
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: ABA Section on Professional Responsibility; NY City Bar Association – Committee on Professional Responsibiity; Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers; National Association of Legal Fee Advisors
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: • Authored various articles on “Legal Fee Connection”, a blog published daily on Linkedin.
• Quoted by: Forbes, CNN Money, Reuters, Corporate Secretary, Business Finance, Wall Street Journal and Westlaw News regarding legal fee issues
Mr. Paige has been quoted in the following publications:
• Wall Street Journal, “Law Firms Face Fresh Backlash Over Fees” – October 22, 2012; http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203400604578070611725856952.html
• Corporate Secretary, “Five Great Ways to Manage Outside Legal Costs” – July 11, 2011; http://www.businessinsider.com/five-great-ways-to-manage-outside-legal-costs-2011-7
Corporate Secretary, “Ways to Lower Outside Counsel Costs” – May 16, 2011; http://www.corporatesecretary.com/articles/corporate-secretary-week/11898/ways-lower-outside-counsel-costs/
Forbes, “‘Grazing,’ Photocopying and Other Tricks Inflate Legal Bills” – May 11, 2011; http://www.forbes.com/sites/danielfisher/2011/05/11/grazing-photocopying-and-other-tricks-inflate-legal-bills/
Business Finance, “Are You Paying for Your Law Firm’s Overhead?” – April 27, 2011; http://businessfinancemag.com/article/are-you-paying-your-law-firms-overhead-0427
Westlaw News and Insight, “Madoff Trustee Seeks an Additional $45 Million in Fees” – April 19, 2011; http://newsandinsight.thomsonreuters.com/Legal/news/2011/04_-_april/madoff_trustee_seeks_an_additional_$45_million_in_fees/
CNN Money, “Madoff Trustee Wants $43 Million More in Pay” – April 19, 2011; http://money.cnn.com/2011/04/19/news/companies/madoff_lawyer_fees/index.htm


Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Numerous
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Four times
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 20+ years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting; private fee dispute resolution; expert testimony; consulting expert re fee litigation strategy; audits of specific case files
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: Initial consultation free
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Please contact for more information.
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Please contact for more information.

References

Robert Corn-Revere | Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
1919 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 800 | Washington, DC 20006
Tel: (202) 973-4225 | Fax: (202) 973-4499
Email: bobcornrevere@dwt.com

Tony Cooper
Regions Financial Corporation
Telephone: 205.326.5345
Anthony.Cooper@regions.com

Colleen Sorenson, Esq.
Hinkhouse Williams Walsh, LLP
180 North Stetson Avenue
Suite 3400
Chicago, Illinois 60601
PH: 312.784.5418
FX: 312.784.5499
csorensen@hww-law.com

Eric Rosenberg, Esq.
Fidelity National Financial
Eric.rosenberg@fnf.com
646-708-8096.