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Our Fees

This page lists our fees. Work is carried out by a member of our team. which can be viewed at our team page.

Standard Fees

Our standard fees are £500+VAT per hour.

Fees in relation to High Court, Court of Appeals and Court of Protection are £750+VAT per hour.

VAT will be charged at rates current at the time.

Other Services

The below fees are fixed fees and include the works described under each header.

Motoring (summary offences)

We charge these fees on a fixed-fee basis.

ServiceFee (excluding VAT of 20%)
Preparation, consideration of the evidence, taking of instructions and Advocacy at Court.£1,200-£1,500
DisbursementsCost (excluding VAT of 20%)
Mileage45p per mile
ParkingAt actual cost
InterpretationAvailable upon request

The fees include reading, preparation and litigation for each subsection.

The fees do not include the following:

  • Individual Travel Expenses,
  • Further Conferences,
  • Additional Contact and Correspondence,
  • Printing of Papers,
  • Scanning of Documents

Disbursements may include:

  • Expert Reports,
  • Attendance by Experts for Evidence,
  • Court Fees,
  • Court Fines,
  • Any other expenses associated with the case not otherwise specified above
  • Printing and production of hard copy papers,
  • Courier services,
  • Translators,
  • External Counsel’s fees

Debt Recovery of up to £100,000

We charge these fees on a fixed-fee basis.

DescriptionFee
Preparation, conference and pre-action protocol letter.£1,500.00 + VAT
Litigation and drafting up to and including Parts of Claim£2,500.00 + VAT
Reply to Defence / Application for Default Judgement£1,850.00 + VAT
Application(s)£2,000.00 + VAT
Trial£5,000.00 + VAT
Refresher Day£2,500.00 +VAT
Conference£500.00 + VAT
Travel and ExpensesTo be confirmed

The fees include reading, preparation and litigation for each subsection.

What our fees do not include
The fees do not include the following:

  • Individual Travel Expenses,
  • Further Conferences,
  • Additional Contact and Correspondence,
  • Printing of Papers,
  • Scanning of Documents

Disbursements
Disbursements may include:

  • Expert Reports,
  • Attendance by Experts for Evidence,
  • Court Fees,
  • Court Fines,
  • Any other expenses associated with the case not otherwise specified above
  • Printing and production of hard copy papers,
  • Courier services,
  • Translators,
  • External Counsel’s fees

Licensing for Business

We charge these fees on a fixed-fee basis.

DescriptionFee
Preparation of Application£2,500+VAT
Application hearing£3,000+VAT
Refresher day£2,500+VAT

The fees include reading, preparation and litigation for each subsection.

What our fees do not include
The fees do not include the following:

  • Individual Travel Expenses,
  • Further Conferences,
  • Additional Contact and Correspondence,
  • Printing of Papers,
  • Scanning of Documents

Disbursements
Disbursements may include:

  • Expert Reports,
  • Attendance by Experts for Evidence,
  • Court Fees,
  • Court Fines,
  • Any other expenses associated with the case not otherwise specified above
  • Printing and production of hard copy papers,
  • Courier services,
  • Translators,
  • External Counsel’s fees

Probate

Our probate fees are charged on an hourly basis.

Rate
Barrister£500+VAT
Junior£350+VAT
Solicitor£350+VAT

Key Stages
The key stages of work involved in administering an estate are as follows:

How long it usually takes
We generally expect the following timescales, with the total timescale being 6-12 months for the whole process.

From the initial instruction to obtaining the Grant of Representation3 to 6 months
Collecting and distributing of the Assets3 to 6 months

What can affect costs and timescales
Multiple factors can affect the overall cost and time taken for the administration of the estate.

Below are some typical factors:

More complex issues can add costs. These fees will be agreed with you on the outset. Some of them are shown below:

Disbursements
You may need to pay additional costs in order to cover costs paid to third parties. They will be charged at current rates. They may be as follows:

Immigration

Our charges will be based on our hourly rates which are dependent upon the level of experience of the person carrying out the work.

Hourly Fee£200+VAT-£500+VAT

These are the services we can offer:

CategoryAdviceNotesFee (excluding VAT of 20%)
AsylumHuman Rights and Discretionary Leave ApplicationsStaged payments considered on a case-by-case basis.Hourly Rate*
 AsylumAppeals at all levels and stagesStaged payments considered on a case-by-case basis.Hourly Rate*
 AsylumExtension of Discretionary LeaveSubject to complexityHourly Rate*
 AsylumPreparatory work. Before JR (including Letter before Action stage)Subject to complexityHourly Rate*
Entry Clearance**Refugee Family Reunion Hourly Rate*
 Pre-flight spouse Hourly Rate*
 Pre-flight spouse and childrenFor up to four children.Hourly Rate*
 Post-flight spouse Hourly Rate*
 Visitor Visa ApplicationSubject to complexityHourly Rate*
 Work PermitsPrice is per ApplicationHourly Rate*
 Fiancée ApplicationPrice is per ApplicationHourly Rate*
DeportationDetained, non-detained and revocation of Deportation orders.Hourly Rate*
Travel Document Hourly Rate*
Change of Name Hourly Rate*
Initial Advice Hourly Rate*
Skilled and Business ImmigrationStaged payments considered on a case-by-case basis.Hourly Rate*

* denotes that the fees below do not include any costs incurred for Counsel or Experts.
** If the client is abroad, VAT is not applicable.

Employment Tribunals

These fees are in relation to unfair or wrongful dismissal matters.

Our charges will be based on our hourly rates which are dependent upon the level of experience of the person carrying out the work.

Hourly Fee£200+VAT-£500+VAT

Key Stages
Typical cases involve the following stages:

What can affect costs and timescales
There are some issues which may increase the complexity of your case and therefore may add cost. We will advise you at the earliest opportunity if this is the case.

Below are some factors that you should be aware of:

Disbursements
Disbursements are fees charged by third-parties. For convenience, we pay these disbursements and bill it to you.

Should a disbursement be required, we will notify you at the earliest opportunity (usually when it is identified as required).