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High Court slashes £11m from costs budgets of nine law firms

The High Court has taken an axe to costs budgets submitted by nine claimant and defendant firms involved in a group litigation claim brought by construction workers, cutting the combined total from £30m to less than £19m. The firms included Thompsons, Leigh Day, Herbert Smith and Macfarlanes.

December 16th, 2015 | No Comments »

Coulson J slashes “entirely unreliable” costs budget from £9.5m to £4.3m

The High Court has slashed a claimant company’s costs budget from £9.5m to £4.3m, describing it as “entirely unreliable” and “deliberately manipulated”.

March 9th, 2015 | 1 Comment »