- September 13, 2019
The importance of understanding basic costs principles
It is bewildering when it appears that what should be a fundamental and straightforward understanding of law and practice nevertheless generates arguments before the court, with a consequent expenditure of substantial time and resources. One of these fundamental elements is for a lawyer to know not only what they can charge but also what to … Continue reading The importance of understanding basic costs principles →
- November 30, 2017
Harrison v Eversheds: how much should the client pay?
Am I being overcharged? That is the question that many business and private clients are now asking. There is an increasing demand for advice from costs lawyers, solicitors and barristers specialising in costs law, with the aim, in this time of austerity, to challenge solicitors’ claims for costs and hopefully secure a saving. All solicitors … Continue reading Harrison v Eversheds: how much should the client pay? →