UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA AT SACRAMENTO
November 12, 2010
CATHERINE EVON, PLAINTIFF,
LAW OFFICES OF SIDNEY MICKELL; AND SIDNEY MICKELL, ESQ.; AND DOES 1 THROUGH 100, INCLUSIVE, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Honorable John A. Mendez United States District Court Judge
AWARD OF $2,301.95 IN ATTORNEY FEES AND COSTS TO PLAINTIFF
In this action under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 USC §1692 et. seq. ("FDCPA"), Plaintiff's Motion for Attorneys Fees and Costs in the amount of $94,417.62 was heard on this Court's calendar on October 20, 2010. Sergei Lemberg, Lemberg & Associates, LLC appeared for Plaintiff. John N. Dahlberg, Dillingham Murphy, LLP, appeared for the Defendants.
After due consideration of the moving and opposing papers and having heard oral argument, the Court finds, for the reasons set forth on the record, Docket 96, that $630.00 representing 1.8 hours at $350.00 per hour is awarded for the work of Mr. Lemberg, and a further $1,260.00 is awarded for the work of attorney Lara Shapiro at $300.00 per hour, for a total of $1,890.00 for attorney fees.
For the reasons set forth in the record, costs of $411.95 are also awarded.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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