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Townsley -v- Forster Dean Solicitors : Partial Refund of Success Fees

We are pleased to now be able to report on the outcome of these cases, which were heard in the High Court in Sheffield on 30 th November 2018, and in ...
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Gallacher & Gallacher -v- Emerald Law : Solicitors Fees Disallowed Completely

Solicitors penalized for 'knee jerk reaction' to terminate CFA retainer – not a termination on reasonable notice CMLF helped us get a big win over our...
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Firms refunding clients because of "overcharging" lawyer

​Although the article, which you can read in full below, concerns US Law firms, it provides a good example of how excessive legal fees ...
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Solicitor who took £1 million from clients jailed

 Edgar Stephen George Thomas, of  Haverfordwest law firm Steve Thomas & Co, charged hugely inflated fees to deal with probate and o...
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High Court Slashes Success Fee

Having discussed the risks and the proper approach of a reasonable cost judge and a reasonable solicitor with my assessor, I conclude that a reasonabl...
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