You don’t always need a lawyer, many cases can be handled by cheaper and freer paralegals. An advocate is more bound to rules, a paralegal isn’t. The rates from will therefore be lower and, because the same practice can be done for € 75,- per hour a more acceptable rate. The high rates from lawyers are less and less accepted by clients. Paralegal offices come in to play, with alternative revenue models, such as fixed fee, succes fee, or subscriptions.