Peter Cole – Joins Kevin Edward Costs Ltd

Kevin Edward Costs are delighted to announce that  Peter Cole has joined the team here in Liverpool  this week as part of the negotiating team. Peter brings a wealth of Costs drafting and negotiating experience from his time in the legal industry obtained over the past 13 years.  Peter brings first-hand knowledge and understanding [...]

2019-10-09T17:33:37+00:00May 9th, 2018|Costs, Law Costs, Legal Costs, News, Personal Injury Claims, Serious Injury Claims|Comments Off on Peter Cole – Joins Kevin Edward Costs Ltd

E-Day is upon us!

The day has arrived where the new mandatory electronic bill of costs comes into effect. It appears to have been eerily silent of late with little to no mention of the electronic bill in the media or popular costs blog sites.  This may be as a result of people ‘burying their head in the [...]

2019-10-09T17:33:37+00:00April 6th, 2018|Costs, Law Costs, Legal Costs, News|Comments Off on E-Day is upon us!

Colin Carr Joins Kevin Edward Costs Ltd

Kevin Edward Costs are delighted to announce the appointment of Colin Carr as Director of Business Development, with immediate effect. Colin brings a diverse wealth of business development experience from within the legal industry; this experience has been obtained over the past 20 plus years.  Colin brings first-hand knowledge and understanding of the day to [...]

2019-10-09T17:33:38+00:00November 15th, 2017|Costs, Law Costs, Legal Costs, News|Comments Off on Colin Carr Joins Kevin Edward Costs Ltd

Just How Exactly Do You Apply the “New” Proportionality Test?

We now have the Court of Appeal's Judgement in BNM v MGN regarding proportionality. Any hopes we had of receiving some guidance on how to apply the "new" proportionality test have unfortunately gone unanswered and we are all still in a position where it is difficult to know how an assessment result will go once [...]

2019-10-09T17:33:38+00:00November 8th, 2017|Costs, Law Costs, Legal Costs|Comments Off on Just How Exactly Do You Apply the “New” Proportionality Test?

Our Costs Experts, Tom Mullin and John Gannon give a detailed overview of how the new proposed electronic bill of costs will work. Are you ready?

In his Final Report in 2010, Lord Justice Jackson criticised the current format of the Bill of Costs for being too expensive to draft, not making use of available technology and for generally presenting an unrealistic view of costs incurred. This brought about the formation of the Hutton Committee who accepted the challenge of designing [...]

2019-10-09T17:33:38+00:00October 17th, 2017|Costs, Holiday Claims, Law Costs, Legal Costs, Motorbike Claims, Personal Injury Claims, Serious Injury Claims|Comments Off on Our Costs Experts, Tom Mullin and John Gannon give a detailed overview of how the new proposed electronic bill of costs will work. Are you ready?