Extraordinary Fees Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Extraordinary Fees, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Extraordinary Fees?

n. An attorney’s fees from the administration of a deceased’s estate or for work beyond the normal call of duty. These fees are additional to the usual statutory or court-approved legal fees and the attorney must provide proof in order to justify the claim. It is up to the judge’s discretion to award extraordinary fees.