Costs Breakfast Bites - Thursday 17th October 2019

17 Oct, 2019


Venue: Harvey Nichols (2nd Floor Reataurant), Pilidelphia Street, Cabot Circus

Date: Thursday 17th October 2019

Time: 9:00am - 10:00am

"Gimmee your money"

What is the status of a costs entitlement of a solicitor under a conditional fee agreement  and how does one go about suing for a solicitor’s entitlement under that agreement? Is the claim to be brought under Part 7 or Part 8? What is the principle behind the court’s approach in this area? Where does the law stand on questions of contentious and non-contentious business agreements and the client’s liability under them?

Oliver Manley and John Churchill, both members of the Guildhall Chambers Costs Team will address these issues in light of the recent decision of Healys LLP v Partridge [2019] EWHC 2471 (Ch), where Oliver Manley acted for the solicitors involved. They will also pose questions which remain unanswered in this area. 

These Breakfast Bite sessions are usually over-subscribed so spaces may be limited and numbers restricted per firm. 

Breakfast & refreshments will be provided.

Related profiles:
Oliver Manley
John Churchill

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