Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 1021

Current through the 2023 Legislative Session.
Section 1021 - Measure and mode of attorney's compensation left to agreement

Except as attorney's fees are specifically provided for by statute, the measure and mode of compensation of attorneys and counselors at law is left to the agreement, express or implied, of the parties; but parties to actions or proceedings are entitled to their costs, as hereinafter provided.

Ca. Civ. Proc. Code § 1021

Amended by Stats. 1986, Ch. 377, Sec. 2.