Sample Motion for Attorney Fees After Judgment in California
This sample motion for attorney fees after judgment in California is used to request an award of attorney's fees and costs after judgment has been entered. The sample was used to request attorney fees for a defendant in an unlawful detainer action who defended the eviction and won a judgment on the grounds of retaliatory eviction but can be modified for use in other situations. The sample includes brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutory authority, a sample declaration and proof of service by mail. The author is an entrepreneur and freelance paralegal that has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.