Fuseon Ltd, R (On the Application Of) v Shinners

Inter Fee Earner Discussions | Are They Recoverable?

The topic of inter fee earner discussions arises in most detailed assessments. Many paying parties argue that they are not allowed under almost any circumstances and, historically, these costs are, in most cases, disallowed on assessment, irrespective of whether it led to an ultimate saving in costs by enabling effective delegation of work to lower grade fee earners.