What is the impact of time spent by a plaintiff on legal fees?

Ontario, Canada

The following excerpt is from Asselstine v. Kia Canada Inc., 2021 ONSC 5024 (CanLII):

In addition to the total docketed time incurred, relevant factors to assess whether the legal fees requested are fair and reasonable will also include (i) the time spent and work done, and (ii) the opportunity cost to class counsel in the expenditure of time in pursuit of the litigation and settlement: Brown v. Canada (Attorney General), 2018 ONSC 3429, at para. 40.

Other Questions

What is the impact of a successful custodial parent’s legal fees against the unsuccessful parent? (Ontario, Canada)
Is a personal injury insurer required to pay a plaintiff's legal fees and costs for the purposes of their insurance policy? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the legal test for determining whether a plaintiff has been successful in a personal injury claim? (Ontario, Canada)
Is a plaintiff's lawyer entitled to premium fees as a part of a settlement? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the impact of having a judge-alone trial on the duration of a plaintiff’s claim for damages? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the impact of a court's consideration of time spent preparing for, travelling to and attending court on a motion? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the impact of age on employment prospects for a plaintiff in his 60s? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the test for a court to determine a litigant's legal fees costs? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the legal test for a successful plaintiff in a personal injury case? (Ontario, Canada)
What is the impact of illegal immigration on a plaintiff's income? (Ontario, Canada)

There are no other similar questions at this time.