Tariff for criminal cases

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The remuneration for the protection of the defendant, private prosecutor or private complainant in one instance, depending on the envisaged statutory penalty for the offense for which the accused and conducted defense as follows:

1. probation or a fine – 400 levs;
2. to 5 years imprisonment – 500 levs;
3. to 10 years’ imprisonment – 800 levs;
4. to 15 years of imprisonment – 1,500 levs;
5. over 15 years of imprisonment – 2,000 levs;
6. life imprisonment – 3000 levs.

– For economic and malfeasance, with prolonged periods of performance-related accounting, commercial and other documentation as evidence collected in a single volume over the case, the fee is doubled.

The same applies for other crimes over three executive acts for which charges were pressed.

– For crimes charged for damage caused over 10 000 levs is charged extra fee of 2% of the amount of damage for which charges were pressed.

The remuneration shall be charged with a crime. In several counts of different offenses, each is paid separately remuneration is reduced by 50% if it is done with the same offense.

Remuneration is fixed for legal representation protection and assistance to a court, and to protect pre-trial, which is considered a separate instance.

Except that remuneration for one instance and paid additional remuneration 150 levs for each hearing day and every day or every action in which the lawyer participated in pre-trial proceedings.
This remuneration is generally not dependent on the number and nature of the charges.

– In an opinion on the charges based on submissions or participate in an agreement if the lawyer not involved in criminal proceedings – remuneration is 400 levs, but not less than the remuneration for desk research and consultation and not less than 50 levs page of the Agreement.

– To appear before the Court of the supervision measures if the lawyer not involved in criminal proceedings by proxy – 400 Levs, if involved – 200 levs for each instance under the measure.

– In legal representation protection and assistance to the civil plaintiff or civil defendant remuneration for each instance is determined by the rules of conduct of civil proceedings, but not less than 400 levs plus remuneration 150 levs for each day judicial meeting.

– For the preparation of appellate or cassation appeal in a case in which the lawyer participated in the previous instance, the remuneration is reduced by 20%, which does not apply to varzangrazhdenieto for appearance in court.

– For private claims in criminal cases the remuneration is 200 levs, and when complaints are dealt with in open session – 400 Levs.
It is unacceptable negotiating effectively remuneration in criminal cases, including a civil action brought in the criminal process.

– For legal assistance and witness protection under Art. 122 of the Criminal Procedure Code, if the attorney is not involved in the whole case, the minimum wage is 300 levs for the first appearance of 120 levs each subsequent appearance.

– In legal representation protection and assistance in proceedings cumulation minimum wage is 400 levs.

– For the preparation of the accused’s request for review of the case by the court in proceedings delayed chl.368 of the Criminal Procedure Code the minimum wage is 500 levs.

– In legal representation protection and assistance in proceedings on reopening of criminal cases the remuneration is not less than the minimum for an instance, if a lawyer is involved in the last instance, the remuneration is reduced by 20%.

– In legal representation protection and assistance in proceedings on the enforcement of sentences of foreign court chl.457, paragraph 2 of the Criminal Procedure Code is due reward for an instance, consistent with the type and amount of penalty reduced by 50 %.

– In legal representation protection and assistance in proceedings under the Anti-delinquency of minors salary is 300 levs for the preparing documents and 100 levs for appearance of counsel.

– For other written acts of criminal and criminal procedure code as compulsory medical measures, rehabilitation, parole, suspension of execution of sentence, replacing penalties and others. – 300 levs for the preparing documents and 150 levs for appearance of counsel.