Our Fees Explained
Auto Accident And Personal Injury
For the most part, all Auto Accident attorneys and Personal Injury law firms practicing Auto Accident and Personal Injury law in Stuart, St. Lucie, Vero Beach, and Okeechobee Florida, should be using standardized fee agreements pre-approved and authorized by the Florida Bar. These fee agreements are known as,“Contingency Fee Agreements,” and mean that there is no money to be paid by the client in advance or up-front. In Auto Accident and Personal Injury cases, The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. will also advance all costs as well. Only once a recovery is made, and the case is resolved, are the fees and costs paid to the firm. If there is no recovery, then you are not obligated for any fees or costs.
We pride ourselves in being a “full service” law firm, which means you will be an active participant in everything that occurs in your car accident or personal injury case. You will always be aware of the status and progress of your case, and it will never be settled or resolved without your expressed consent and authorization.
For your convenience we have attached Pdf files of both our standard contingency fee agreement and a Statement of Clients Rights, for your review.
At The Law Offices Of David Golden, P.A., we understand how devastating a car accident or personal injury can be. For any car accident or personal injury in Stuart, Port. St. Lucie, Fort Pierce, Okeechobee, or Vero Beach, call today to schedule a FREE CONSULTATION. We are available 24/7, and will make HOME or HOSPITAL VISITS when appropriate.
Fees for Criminal Charges or Criminal Investigations
First and foremost, for anyone needing a criminal defense attorney in Martin County, St. Lucie, Okeechobee, or Indian River County, who may not have sufficient financial means, remember that the Public Defender’s Office is available as an option. In fact, some of the better Criminal lawyers in Stuart, Fort Pierce, Vero Beach, and Okeechobee, used to be former Assistant Public Defenders.
At The Law Offices Of David Golden, P.A., we pride ourselves on providing “full service “representation, from the moment you call the office, until your case is resolved. This includes being one of the few criminal defense law firms that accepts collect call from clients and inmates who are in jail. Should a bail bondsman be needed to post bond in Stuart, St. Lucie, Vero, or Okeechobee, please let us know and we will refer you to trusted local bail bond professionals in the area.
Criminal Cases are typically NOT billed at an hourly rate, but rather a flat fee. We have attached both a First Party Criminal Fee Agreement and a Third Party Criminal Fee Agreement (when a loved one or family member is hiring The Law Firm) for your review.
For individuals facing Criminal Investigations or Criminal Charge(s) in Stuart, St. Lucie, Okeechobee, or Vero Beach, the Law Offices Of David Golden, P.A. does accept credit card payment. Many of our clients are out of state residents, or have family or loved ones living elsewhere, and they appreciate the convenience of being able to use a credit card. We do use a fully secured portal through Authorize.net, here, or payment can still be made with a credit card, in person, at the time of the consultation.
Having an experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer is an absolute must, for anyone facing criminal charges or arrest in Stuart, St. Lucie, Okeechobee, or Vero Beach. The Law Offices Of David Golden, P.A. will never be your cheapest option, nor your most expensive one. We are fair, respectful, and results driven with our fees, and it is no surprise we have received AVVO’s “Client’s Choice Award” for five consecutive years. When It Matters Most, call the Law Offices Of David Golden, P.A., today, for your FREE CONSULTATION.
Credit Card Payments (criminal and traffic citation cases)