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CPR 46.9(3): Informed Consent In Solicitors Act Detailed Assessments

Master Victoria McCloud (sitting as a Deputy Costs Judge in the SCCO) determined preliminary issues in the course of a detailed assessment proceeding under the Solicitors Act 1974, namely: whether the entirety of the solicitors’ fees were incurred with the client’s consent in the sum claimed; or, alternatively if not whether at least the level of success fee was incurred with consent.