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How to Create a Contingency Matter


  • Set a Matter to Contingency
  • Create a Contingency Case


  • Clio Web App

Additional Information:

To update the Award on a Contingency Fee Matter, see here


  1. Select Create New
  2. Select Matter
  3. Input the Matter data
  4. Expand the Billing Preferences section  
  5. Select the field set Hourly and update it to Contingency Fee 
  6. Select the Fee Recipient
  7. Enter the Percentage the Rate field
  8. Select Save Matter 



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