Welcome to Legal Fee Advisors

Legal Fee Advisors is a group of highly experienced attorneys and legal fee analysts working hard to make sure that clients only pay fair, ethical legal fees.

For more than 30 years, the experts at Legal Fee Advisors have been helping companies investigate and remedy improper practices, transform billing practices and manage legal costs. We provide expert testimony to support client’s positions in legal fee litigation. Through our consultancy, auditing and expert testimony practices, our group of highly experienced attorneys, analysts and internationally recognized Legal Fee Experts enable clients to identify questionable historical legal charges, and avoid further problems in the future.

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Legal Fees in the News...

Copy and Pasting Billing Entries Won’t Fly in Federal Battles for Legal Fees

By Zachary Kalmbach. A firm’s pattern of repeating billing entries word-for-word, in addition to a number of other improper billing practices, led to a 33% reduction in attorneys’ fees in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. The Tetlocks’ filed a petition under the Vaccine Act as the administrators of the estate of Jennifer Tetlock, alleging […]

After Gerrymandering Challenge Win, Plaintiffs Lose Out On 45% of Attorneys’ Fees

By Zachary Kalmbach. A North Carolina federal judge slashed a fee request by 45% because of a number of billing errors and plaintiffs’ limited success. After partially succeeding in a gerrymandering challenge, plaintiffs requested $681,373.95 in fees, $14,960.24 in litigation expenses, $32,813.42 in expert fees, and $9,057.68 in taxable costs. The court reduced fees by […]