Consulting Agreement. This Consulting Agreement (the “Agreement” or “Consulting Agreement”) states the terms and conditions that govern the contractual agreement between [Consultant.Company] having its principal place of business at [Consultant.Address] (the “Consultant”), and [Client.Company] (the “Client”) who agrees to be bound by this Agreement. Within days of the expiration or earlier termination of this agreement, the Consultant shall return to the Company, retaining no copies or notes, all Company products, samples, models, property, and documents relating to the Company's business including reports, abstracts, lists, correspondence, information, computer files, computer disks, and other materials and copies of those materials obtained by the Consultant during and in connection with its work with the Company. All files, records The consulting agreement is a formal legal document that outlines the exact terms of the agreement between the parties and helps to prevent confusion. You can find free consulting agreement templates online. If you are a consultant, a consulting agreement will protect your interests and ensure that you get paid.