Frequently Asked Questions

The Florida Bar provdes a publication, A Consumer Guide to Clients' Rights, which illustrates and provides 10 basic rights that clients are entitled to by law or by custom when retaining a lawyer. It also contains the Supreme Court approved Statement of Clients' Rights that must be read and signed by the client and attorney when entering into a contingency fee agreement. Many of the suggestions in the statement are also helpful to anyone thinking of hiring a lawyer in any situation.

* What is ACAP?