Perdue v. Kenny A., By His Next Friend Winn

ATTORNEYS' FEES — Enhancement

New Jersey Law Journal

An attorney’s fee based on the lodestar in a civil rights case may be increased due to superior performance, but only in extraordinary circumstances, and the district court did not provide such justification for the 75 percent fee enhancement awarded.

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