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Solicitor own client

Your own clients are the life blood of a successful practice. Whether the case involves one of your longstanding clients or a one-off instruction, we have the experience both to maximise your costs recovery and to legitimise the invoices that you raise.

Solicitor own client costs

Whether your case is concerned with probate, land transfers and leases, commercial contracts, matrimonial law or any other privately funded matter, we appreciate the various issues that will need to be dealt with and the work that is likely to be required to resolve the same. Should the issue of costs become contested, we are experienced in conducting Solicitors Act assessment proceedings and we are happy for you to retain as little or as much involvement as you wish. From preparation and service of the bill of costs to attendance at the detailed assessment hearing and subsequently casting the final figures, we endeavour to provide the complete service so as to facilitate the efficient progression of the costs process with the minimum interruption for you. Our services include:

Solicitor own client
  • preparation of interim and final breakdowns of costs
  • preparation of gross sum bills
  • inspection of contested files and advising on the reasonableness of time spent
  • advising as to the validity of your retainer
  • completion of remuneration certificates
  • presentation of seminars to assist you to overcome recurring issues that you may experience
  • drafting of bills of costs for detailed assessment under the Solicitors Act 1974
  • representation at detailed assessment hearings in your local courts and the SCCO

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our solicitor own client costs services, then please feel free to contact us.