Mr Justice Jay has dismissed a claim for damages brought by the father of a child born by IVF. He...
1 Crown Office Row has a wealth of experience in costs matters, and counts a Deputy Costs Judge of the SCCO among its members.
Members of Chambers appear regularly in the SCCO, as well as before the County and High Courts, and in the Court of Appeal. Members of chambers’ costs work has also taken them to the UK Supreme Court.
Our costs expertise has been called upon across a broad spectrum of litigation, including:
- Incidence of costs
- Issues based and partial costs orders
- Detailed assessments
- Wasted costs cases (both sides)
- CFA compliance
- Success fees
- Claims against third party funders
- Costs capping
- Costs budgeting
- Personal liability claims against experts
- Solicitor and own client costs
- Public funding
Members also regularly lecture and contribute to journals and texts in this area, including to publications by Jowitt’s, the Law Society and Butterworths.
Members are also recognized as leaders in the field both by Chambers and Partners and by the Legal 500.
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Sarah Lambert appointed as a Deputy Costs Judge (Taxing Master) of the Senior Courts - Jan 2013