Check My Legal Fees News

Keep up to date with news and information from Check My Legal Fees
CMLF

Andrew Erlam -v- Richard Slade and Company Plc : A victory for transparency and fairness

A breakthrough for our client, Andrew Erlam, yesterday in his fight for scrutiny by the Courts of the legal fees arising out of th...
Continue reading
  599 Hits
CMLF

SDT condemns Asons for “disgraceful” client letters - Legal Futures

https://www.legalfutures.co.uk/latest-news/sdt-condemns-asons-for-disgraceful-client-letters
The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal has described letters sent to clients by failed Bolton law firm Asons as “disgraceful” and “self-serving”.
  307 Hits
  0 Comments
CMLF

Regime for challenging legal bills may need reform – judge | News | Law Society Gazette

https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/regime-for-challenging-legal-bills-may-need-reform--judge/5066801.article
‘Byzantine’ Solicitors Act fails to give clarity to clients of law firms on precisely how and when they can query what they are charged.
  254 Hits
  0 Comments
CMLF

Senior Costs Judge flags concern over PI solicitors' standard 100% success fee - Litigation Futures

https://www.litigationfutures.com/news/senior-costs-judge-flags-concern-over-pi-solicitors-standard-100-success-fee
Master Gordon-Saker, the Senior Costs Judge, speaking at the Civil Justice Council seminar on the government’s post-implementation review of part 2 of...
Continue reading
  408 Hits
  0 Comments
CMLF

Harvey and Others -v- Scott Rees & Co : 70% of sums deducted by the Solicitors refunded

...it would be wrong, in my view, for Scott Rees to rely upon whatever deficiencies there are in their own accounting system in order to prolong the p...
Continue reading
  540 Hits

About Us

We are a team of legal costs experts with over 60 years' experience.

We have dealt with costs arising from almost every legal specialism.

We have conducted cases challenging solicitor's costs at all levels up to and including the Court of Appeal.

We are not part of a firm of solicitors and are therefore entirely independent.

Latest News

Links