costs will vary depending on the complexity of your
You will receive an
estimate of your legal costs at your first appointment.
decide to retain Mackie Crompton we will also discuss
what payment option best suits your needs - you can
engage us on an hourly basis, or we can negotiate a
fixed lump sum fee.
will then ask you to sign a retainer agreement. This
will clearly set out our mutually agreed costs
agreement will include:
charge out rates,
you can deposit money in our trust account,
you will be billed, and
you can dispute an account.
cannot afford to fund your case, you may be entitled to
have your costs partially or fully paid for by the Legal
Aid Commission of Tasmania.
advise you how to go about making an application for
legal aid assistance, and lodge the application for you.
If your application is successful, Mackie Crompton can
then act on your behalf.