During the first contact, it will be investigated whether the fees and charges can’t be borne by a third party, such as an insurance company. If this is the case, This third party will be contacted as soon as possible, asking if they want to take all the costs of their expenses.
Since the 1. January 2014, attorneys are required to charge a VAT of 21 % on the invoiced amounts. The indicative rates listed below are exclusive V.A.T. The listed amounts will be indexed annually and are determined based on the health index of January 2017. For a first and primary advice were the problem situation will be analysed and an approach will be given, a flat-tariff will be charged of € 75,00 /h. Afterwards a basic rate of € 120/h. will be charged. This hourly rate may vary depending on the specialization, the importance, the urgency, the complexity of the case. Appointments will then be made at the start of the collaboration.
There will be also legal costs attendant to the file be charges, such as: (grey squares)
- Opening file (incl. archiving, library, infrastructure, insurance): € 75,00
- Travel expenses: € 0,40 /km
- E-mail (informative): € 3,00
- E-mail (substance): € 9,00
- Copies and scans/p.:: € 0,10
- Letter: € 9,00
- Registered letter: € 15,00
Other costs to be charges (not exhaustive):
- Fees of translators, consultants, experts, accountants and correspondents
- Costs Court
- Bailiff costs
To cover estimated costs of performances, provisions will be regularly requested