CICM Legal Partner DWF discusses fixed-fee reforms for defended debt cases
Lord Justice Jackson has issued his final report in respect of fixed fees. On the whole the news was fairly positive.
It is proposed that these cases are put into a Band 1 category which is a banding for cases considered to be the simplest type to deal with. Consequently, these will be the ones where the least sums are going to be recoverable from opponents if you win your claim.