When is a statute bill not a statute bill?

High Court

In order to create an entitlement to render interim statute bills a solicitors’ retainer must make plain the intention and that each interim bill would be a final bill for the period that it covered. Any ambiguity in the retainer is to resolved in favour of the client.

VLAMAKI v SOOKIAS & SOOKIAS [2015] EWHC 3334 (QB)