I am a Legal Director in Enable Law’s Southampton office, heading up the firm’s legal costs team. I specialise in all areas of legal costs and deal with all costs related hearings.
I have significant experience in preparing bills of costs, points of dispute and costs budgets. I have dealt with high value clinical negligence, personal injury, property and commercial litigation matters involving complex issues.
- Achieved an indemnity basis costs Order at an application hearing to strike out a defectively served bill of costs.
- Recovered costs in the excess of £500,000.00 at a detailed assessment hearing.
- Successfully defended an appeal against a ruling that opponent’s costs in a housing disrepair case where disproportionate.
- Prepared a costs budget totalling in excess of £5,000,000.00 in a complex property litigation matter.
- Regularly conduct costs and case management conferences