SB LEGAL COSTS LTD            



Free pick and delivery of files

I am able to provide a free pick up and delivery service of files using my trusted courier service.

Costs Budgeting

I am regularly involved in the preparation or assisting in the preparation of Costs Budgets for clients. This includes approaching Counsel and experts for fees estimates. I am also able to provide representation at Costs Case Management Conferences.

Bills of Costs (paper and electronic)

Electronic bills are of course mandatory for all costs from 6th April 2018. I am able to produce part paper, part electronic bills, or full electronic bills. I use the approved and more user-friendly Association of Costs Lawyers’ electronic bill.   

Points of Dispute and Replies

I am able to provide succinct and carefully crafted Points of Dispute or Replies, the content of which I consider absolutely crucial to a successful Assessment.

Provisional Assessments

As part of my service I can deal with all documentation relating to the Provisional Assessment including provision of letters to the Court allowing Solicitors to simply forward these on.

Detailed Assessments

I have extensive experience in undertaking advocacy for clients at Detailed Assessments. Including more recently substantial cases exceeding the provisional assessment limit.

General and technical advice

I am available by telephone or email to clients for general and technical advice on costs issues at any stage of the litigation.

Other Services

I also have experience in providing services in the additional fields:

o   Solicitor/own client billing

o   Court of Protection