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Thursday, March 3, 2016
Socioeconomic Bias and Two-Track Justice: Whistleblower Leaked Appellate Attorney $650 Per Hour Fee Agreement Affirms Meaningful Appeals Out of Reach for Indigent
Employment agreement for prominent appeal attorney Garrett Dailey, of Elkins v. Superior Court. Dailey bills at $650 per hour, according to this agreement with Olivier Garbe. Garbe is the CEO of Winnov Inc., in Silicon Valley.
The agreement is for representation in an appeal in a contentious divorce case, Marriage of Dong & Garbe, case number 608-FL-000101, Santa Clara County Superior Court. Controversial Judge Mary Ann Grilli is the trial court judge, and attorney Bradford Baugh represents Garbe in the trial court.