No power to order a payment on account of costs following acceptance of a Part 36 Offer

interim payment

The High Court has ruled that there is no jurisdiction to award a payment on account under CPR 44.2(8) in circumstances where a claim is settled by way of acceptance of a Part 36 Offer.

FINNEGAN v FRANK SPIERS (T/A FRANK SPIERS LICENSED CONVEYANCERS) [2018] EWHC 3064 (CH)