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Did your Conditional Fee Agreement contain a 100% success fee?

If so you might be entitled to a refund. "The Court of Appeal will have the desire to protect the client rather than the 100% success fee." Erica Bedf...
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Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal over "dishonest" costs claims - Litigation Futures

https://www.litigationfutures.com/news/supreme-court-refuses-to-hear-appeal-over-dishonest-costs-claims
Another case of overcharging, this time Leeds law firm GSD Law Limited.
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Solicitor oversaw 'obscene' £5m costs overcharging against NHS | News | Law Society Gazette

https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/solicitor-oversaw-obscene-5m-costs-overcharging-against-nhs/5067603.article
The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal found that Andrew Good, who had set up Hull firm Rapid Response, instigated a policy where the firm deliberately ...
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Solicitor struck off over conflict between litigation and funder clients - Litigation Futures

https://www.litigationfutures.com/news/solicitor-struck-off-over-conflict-between-litigation-and-funder-clients
A solicitor who sought to keep a longstanding client happy at the expense of another, when one provided the other with a loan to pursue High Court lit...
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£30k fine for solicitor who sought profit through overcharging - Legal Futures

https://www.legalfutures.co.uk/latest-news/30k-fine-for-solicitor-who-sought-profit-through-overcharging
A solicitor who instituted a practice of “gross overcharging” in clinical negligence cases so as to maximise profits has been fined £30,000 by the Sol...
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