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2023 California Rules of Court

Rule 7.702. Petition for extraordinary compensation

A petition for extraordinary compensation must include, or be accompanied by, a statement of the facts upon which the petition is based. The statement of facts must:

(1)  Show the nature and difficulty of the tasks performed;

(2)  Show the results achieved;

(3)  Show the benefit of the services to the estate;

(4)  Specify the amount requested for each category of service performed;

(5)  State the hourly rate of each person who performed services and the hours spent by each of them;

(6)  Describe the services rendered in sufficient detail to demonstrate the productivity of the time spent; and

(7)  State the estimated amount of statutory compensation to be paid by the estate, if the petition is not part of a final account or report.

Rule 7.702 adopted effective January 1, 2003.

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