Civil & Family Fixed Fees

2019/2020 Fixed Fee Charges (CIVIL Cases)

case stage Minimum fixed fee charge
LEGAL ADVICE:

 

 
Initial consultation £200 + VAT (£40)
   
PRE-ISSUE:  
Letter (Before Claim / In Response to) £240 + VAT (£48)
   
CONDUCTING LITIGATION:  
Issuing:​

Drafting & Filing Pleadings:

(Claim Form, Particulars of Claim / Drafting Defence etc.)

£800 + VAT (£160)
Post-Defence Case Management:

 

(Correspondence with Court / Opponent / Third Party, Drafting & Filing Directions Questionnaire, Compliance with Directions Order –

Disclosure – Drafting & Filing List of Documents, Inspection, Drafting

& Filing Witness Statements, Procuring & Filing Expert’s Reports, Drafting & Filing Pre-Trial Checklists etc.)

£800 + VAT (£160)
   
TRIAL: Bundle Preparation £1000 + VAT (£200)
TRIAL: Representation at Court Hearing £800 + VAT (£160)
INTERIM APPLICATION HEARING:

Bundle Preparation

Representation at Court Hearing

£600 + VAT (£120)

 

 2019/2020 Fixed Fee charges <<<<FAMILY (Children) cases>>>> 

(Children Act 1989 Orders:

[C100] Child Arrangements, Specific Issue, Prohibited Steps, Special Guardianship [C1] Parental Responsibility etc. )

case stage Minimum fixed fee charge
LEGAL ADVICE:

 

 
Initial consultation £200 + VAT (£40)
Conference with Counsel £200 (disbursement)
   
PRE-ISSUE:  
Letter (Before Application / In Response to) £240 + VAT (£48)
   
CONDUCTING LITIGATION:  
Issuing:​

 

Drafting & Filing Pleadings: Application Form

Representation at First Court Hearing

£800 + VAT (£160)
Court Fee for filing (C100) Application Form

Court Fee for filing (C1) Application Form

£215 (disbursement)

£215 (disbursement)

Any subsequent hearings:

 

(Correspondence with Court / Opponent / Third Party, Preparation of

Preliminary Documents, Instructing Counsel – Preparation of Brief to

Counsel,  Bundle Preparation & Delivery into Court & Counsel etc.)

 

Representation at Court Hearing

£600 + VAT (£120)
FINAL HEARING / FACT FINDING HEARING:

(Correspondence with Court / Opponent / Third Party, Drafting & Filing

Witness Statements, Preparation of Preliminary Documents, Instructing

Counsel – Preparation of Brief to Counsel,  Bundle Preparation & Delivery into Court & Counsel etc.)

£1000 + VAT (£200)
FINAL HEARING / FACT FINDING HEARING:

 

Representation at Court Hearing

£600 + VAT (£120)

 

 

2019/2020 Fixed Fee charges <<<<​ FAMILY (“Clean Break” Divorce)cases>>>>   

 

case stage Minimum fixed fee charge
LEGAL ADVICE:

 

 
Initial consultation (& Preparation of Brief to Counsel) £200 + VAT (£40)
Conference with Barrister £200 (disbursement)
   
PRE-ISSUE:

 

 
Letter before Issuing Divorce Petition / Responding to £240 + VAT (£48)
   
CONDUCTING LITIGATION:

 

 
Issuing:​

Drafting & Filing Divorce Petition (D8)

£560 + VAT (£112)
Court Fee for Divorce Petition (D8) £550 (disbursement)
Subsequent Case Management:

 

Drafting and Filing Acknowledgement of Service of Divorce Petition (D10), Correspondence with Court / Opponent / Third Party, Preparation of Voluntary Financial Disclosure (Form E), Without Prejudice

Correspondence, Drafting and Filing Application for Financial Order for dismissal purposes only (Form A), “Clean Break” Financial Consent Order & Statement of Information for a Consent Order in relation to a Financial Remedy (Form D81), Drafting and Filing Application for Decree Nisi (D29), Drafting and Filing Application for Decree Absolute (D37) etc.

 

£800 + VAT (£160)
Court Fee for filing Application for Financial Order for dismissal purposes only (Form A),  “Clean Break” Financial Consent Order & Statement of Information for a Consent Order in relation to a Financial Remedy (Form D81) etc. £50 (disbursement)