Unemployment FAQs

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null Who pays for the attorney?

All attorney fees must be paid by the person or company hiring the attorney. Attorney fees assessed to the claimant must be approved by the Secretary of Labor in accordance with K.S.A. 44-718(b). The Secretary of Labor may not approve fees in excess of 25 percent of the claimant's total benefit amount.