We are very conscious that clients want to avoid high legal bills. We always explore the cost benefit with clients and in many cases, we may be able to offer flexible payment options.
The Fee Earners hourly rates range from £121.00 to £300.00 depending upon qualifications and experience.
Although we provide clear and tailored costs estimates depending upon the specific needs of your case, our fees can range between the following:
£1,000.00 to £1,600.00 depending upon the value of the transaction and disbursements
Commercial Property / Leases
£1,500.00 to £2,500.00 depending upon the value of the transaction and disbursements
Family / Divorce
In a straight forward divorce case, we may be able to finalise all matters at an approximate total cost of £2,000.00 and disbursements. This Firm encourages all parties to settle cases early to bring a swift resolution to an already difficult time.
If we are unable to settle the matter early, the costs could range between £5,000.00 to £15,000.00. We find that most of the Firm’s divorce cases settle within this bracket.
In a complex and high value case, the costs could be between £25,000.00 to £50,000.00 and disbursements. At regular stages, we will review the issue of costs to ensure that there is a cost benefit to the client at all stages.
Children cases can range between £5,000 to £15,000 and disbursements although if heavily contested this can increase up to £25,000 and disbursements.
We will consider all funding options including payment plans, or a Sears Tooth Agreement where appropriate to ensure that clients have access to appropriate legal advice even in circumstances where they cannot afford immediate payment.
Commercial / Civil Litigation
We can conduct cases such as Landlord & Tenant Matters, Employment Tribunal Claims, Small Track Claims and/or Debt Recover matters on a Damages Based Agreement. Our fee usually ranges between 25% to 35% of the damages recovered.
Our usual fee estimates for a claim falling within the Fast Track and/or Multi Track can range between £15,000.00 to £25,000.00 and disbursements. Assuming that the client is successful, we will seek to recover most of those costs from the other side.
Alternatively, our fee estimates can range from £500.00 to £75,000.00 and disbursements depending upon the issues and the complexities of the case.
We can prepare Shareholders Agreements and advise with regards to company procedures from as little as £1000.00 depending upon the complexities involved. In some cases, this can increase to £1,500.00 to £3,000.00 if the matter involves a high value transaction.
We can also advise in relation to Company procedures and/or mergers and acquisitions and our fees usually range from £2,500.00 to £15,000.00 depending on the value of transaction and the client’s objectives.
Wills and LPA
- £250.00 simple single Will
- £350.00 simple mirror Wills
- £500.00 complex Wills
- £400.00 per LPA plus disbursements (single person)
- £600.00 if having both Health and Finance LPA plus disbursements (single person)
- £600.00 per LPA plus disbursements (two persons)
- £1000.00 if having both Health and Finance LPA plus disbursements (two persons)
Probate (England & Wales)
We usually find that our Probate matters are finalised at a cost of up to 2.5% and disbursements.
We usually find that our Probate matters are finalised at a cost of between 2% to 6% depending on the value of the estate and disbursements.