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Posted on: Sep 2, 2014

One of the  benefits of networking with lawyers and non-lawyers alike is potential referrals for future clients. Along with referrals comes the question of referral fees: when can you pay one and what are the rules?

This article breaks down the rules on paying referral fees when it comes to both lawyers and non-lawyers. The ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct have been adopted by  most states, although checking with the state rules to ensure compliance is always a good idea.

Check out the article for more information.


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