Is an order fixing fee awarded to a receiver reasonable?

California, United States of America

The following excerpt is from W & W Properties of Orange County LLC v. Heritage Gardens Properties Inc., G043949, Super. Ct. No. 07CC05906 (Cal. App. 2011):

"The amount of fees awarded to a receiver is 'in the sound discretion of the trial court and in the absence of a clear showing of an abuse of discretion, a reviewing court is not justified in setting aside an order fixing fees.'" (Melikian v. Aquila, Ltd. (1998) 63 Cal.App.4th 1364, 1368.)

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