As part of our commitment to transparency, our fees are set out below for our non solicitor clients (e.g. members of the public and businesses) who wish to instruct us for attendance at hearings relating to Debt Recovery (up to £100,000) or Employment tribunals.

The Fee is for an advocate (as opposed to a barrister or solicitor) to attend one of the following listed hearings listed for 1 hour or less unless otherwise specified*.

Debt Recovery up to £100,000 Fee (£)*  
Allocation Hearing 250  
Application for a Consent Order 190  
Application for a Declaration 220  
Application for a Time Order 190  
Application for a Tomlin Order 190  
Application for Administration Order 220  
Application for an Interim Order 220  
Application for an Unless Order 220  
Application for Costs 220  
Application for Disclosure 220  
Application for Injunction (Solicitor/Counsel) 390  
Application for Interim Injunction 240  
Application for Judgment (Breach of Consent/Tomlin Order) 220  
Application for Order for Sale 220  
Application for Payment In/Out 220  
Application for Penal Notice (Solicitor/Counsel) 390  
Application for Permission to Issue/Enforce a Writ/Warrant 190  
Application for Possession and Sale (Trustee) 220  
Application for Pre-action Disclosure 220  
Application for Relief from Sanction 220  
Application for Specific Performance 220  
Application for Stay of Proceedings 190  
Application for Substituted Service 190  
Application for Substitution 190  
Application for Summary Judgment 250  
Application for Time Extension 190  
Application for Warrant of Restitution 220  
Application to Add/Remove a Party 190  
Application to Adduce Further Evidence 220  
Application to Adjourn (listed) 190  
Application to Amend 190  
Application to Annul Bankruptcy Order 220  
Application to Appoint Personal Representative 190  
Application to be Removed from the Record 190  
Application to Extend Time For Service 190  
Application to Lift Stay 190  
Application to Re enter 190  
Application to Reinstate 220  
Application to Set Aside Default Costs Certificate 220  
Application to Set Aside Judgment 220  
Application to Set Aside Order 220  
Application to Set Aside Stat Demand 220  
Application to Strike Out 220  
Application to Suspend Discharge of Bankrupt 220  
Application to Suspend Warrant of Execution/Control 220  
Application to Transfer Proceedings 190  
Application to Vacate Trial Date 190  
Application to Vary Order 220  
Application to Withdraw Admission 220  
Application under the Insolvency Act 220  
Attachment of Earnings Order 190  
Bankruptcy 190  
Breach of Injunction Hearing 390  
Case Management Conference 220  
Charging Order 190  
Conciliation Hearing 220  
Costs & Case Management Conference 220  
Detailed Assessment Hearing 220  
Determination Hearing 190  
Directions Hearing 220  
Disposal Hearing (Non Personal Injury) 300  
Interpleader Proceedings 220  
Money Judgment 190  
Obtain Information from Judgment Debtor 190  
Preliminary Hearing 220  
Pre-Trial Review Hearing 220  
Restoration of Money Judgment 190  
Return of Goods 190  
Third Party Debt Order 190  
Trustee's Application 220  
Unlawful Interference with Goods 220  
Winding Up Petition (RCJ; Birmingham; Leeds; Liverpool; Bristol; Manchester; Newcastle) (Solicitor/Counsel) 310  
Winding Up Petition (all other courts) (Solicitor/Counsel) 410  
  2 hours More than 2 hrs and
Small Claims Trial                                                             or less up to & inc 3 hrs
Small Claims (Advocate) 360 460
Small Claims (Solicitor/Counsel) 510 610
Fast Track Trial                                                                                listed up   
Value of the Claim to 1 day  
No more than £3,000.00 500  
£3,000.01 - £10,000.00 690  
£10,000.01 - £15,000.00 1000  
More than £15,000.00 1555  
Additional Daily Rate 1010  
Multi Track Trial    
Day One from 2010  
Additional Daily Rate from 1010  
Employment Tribunal    
Day One from 800  
Additional Daily Rate from 500  

*Rates for all other county court hearings/instructions:

Advocate Solicitor or Counsel
1 hour or less 220 390
Half day (more than 1 hour and up to and including 3 hours) 310 610
Full day 610 1010


General Provisions - please see client retainer for full terms and conditions

All fees are inclusive of VAT and for attendance in the County Court and High Court only for the hearing types specified above. All fees are charged according to a time estimate of 1 hour or less given by the court and are inclusive of travel and waiting.

In addition to the fee, LPC Law reserve the right to charge you for: any expenses incurred in relation to papers sent to the Advocate at court; any courier or postal charges amounting to more than £10; 5p per page for all printing required after first 100 pages; any court fee paid by LPC Law or the Advocate on your behalf.

If a hearing is booked on the business day prior to the day of the hearing and the hearing is not related to mortgage possession proceedings, LPC Law reserves the right to charge an additional £25 administration fee, in addition to the fee for attending the hearing, for the accelerated booking procedure required.

If you cancel LPC Law’s attendance after 5:30pm on the business day before the hearing, you shall be liable to pay all fees and expenses as if the Advocate attended the hearing. If you cancel a hearing to be attended by a Solicitor or Counsel before 5:30pm on the business day before the hearing and LPC Law has received papers, you shall be liable to pay 50% of the fee. If you cancel a Fast or Multi Track Trial four business days or fewer before the hearing and LPC Law has received papers, you shall be liable to pay 50% of the fee.