Getting Paid: Part Four
Editor’s note: This is part four of a five-part series on making sure you get paid as an expert witness. Earlier articles included an introduction to alternative fees and effective communication methods.
By Melinda Starbird, J.D.
The quick answer to this question is, “It depends.” For some experts in some industries, a shift to alternative fee arrangements may be the smart way to go. For other industries, with more unpredictable factors, it is safer to remain using the billable hour.