Counsel Fee on Medical Expense – Righter v. WCAB

In the matter of Patricia Righter v. WCAB (Righter Parking), 1356 C.D. 2015, filed June 14, 2016, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court addressed the issue of whether the WCJ erred in that case in concluding that Claimant’s counsel’s 20% fee agreement with their client did not entitle Claimant’s counsel to a 20% of medical bills paid in conjunction with the awarded Claim Petition.