In modern conditions, the majority of citizens, faced with the circumstances under which they need qualified legal assistance provided by legal practitioners (lawyers). Provision of qualified legal aid should be regulated and executed in accordance with the law, properly paid. Thus, every citizen must know how to regulated, process, and pay qualified legal assistance. This article discusses the basic aspects of registration of relationships a person has applied for legal aid and legal practitioner (lawyer), as well as pay for it. First of all, a person who applies for legal aid should be aware that such assistance be regulated by law in the first place, namely: Articles 420-425, 779-783 of the Civil Code, Art. 25 fz "On Advocacy and Advocacy in Russian Federation "from 31.05.2002 63-FZ (for agreements with attorneys), and secondly the contract for legal assistance.
Conditions for the provision of legal aid, the procedure of payment confirmed and expressed in the agreement on legal aid – when referring to a lawyer and the contract of compensated rendering of services – by recourse to a lawyer who does not have the status of a lawyer. According to the agreement on legal assistance attorney undertakes on behalf of the trustee to provide legal assistance to the principal or the person specified by the principal and the principal agrees to pay for this legal assistance. Parties to the contract for legal assistance are: trustee – a person who has applied for legal aid and sign a contract in person or by proxy, attorney – a qualified lawyer, having the status of a lawyer.