OUR PRICES to attend court to advocate for you
Advocacy fees differ from fees to run your file. They are fees to prepare for your hearing and attend the court by telephone or in person to represent you at the Courts.
Delphine Akinsete is a litigator and she advocates at the:
- Magistrates Courts in Family and Criminal law matters
- The County Court in Family Law cases, Civil Litigation Cases, Housing matters, Landlord and Tenancy Matters, Debt Cases the Employment Tribunal and the Immigration Tribunal
We will instruct Counsel to advocate at the High Court and Court of Appeal. We can attend any courts with Counsel:
|i. To advocate at a small claims hearing||£450|
|ii. To advocate at a Family Law or fast Track court hearing listed for 1 hour||£1500|
|iii. To advocate at a Multitrack court hearing lasting the whole day||From £2500 -£5,000|
|iv. To attend an adjourned hearing||£450|
|v. Advocacy only, 1 day Fact Finding hearing||£1500 – £5000 depending on the issues and amount of paperwork and number of witnesses|
|vi. Advocacy only 2 days Fact Finding Hearing||£2000- £7000 depending on the issues in the case and the amount of paperwork and number of witnesses|
|vii. Advocacy only 3-4 days Fact finding Hearing||£4,000- £9,000 depending on the issues in the case and the amount of paperwork and number of witnesses|
|viii. To attend court as Solicitor with Counsel who would advocate at court – whole day||£1200|
|ix. Advocating at 1 hour telephone hearing for existing Family Law clients||£650|
|The above does not cover fees for preparing the court bundle ( £200-£300)|
|x. Attending Alternative Dispute Resolution meetings in Multitrack or Fast Track cases||£750|
|xi. Attending Interviews under caution, meetings with Social Services||£450- £650 Depending on paperwork, location and the duration of the meeting.|
|xii. Advocating at the Immigration Tribunal- whole day||£2000 – £3,000|
BARRISTERS FEES TO ATTEND COURT
If we have to instruct Counsel to attend court to advocate for you, we will let you know what Counsels fees are before they are instructed. Counsels charge an hourly fee and they will charge for preparation of the case, travel, waiting and advocacy.
A junior Barrister will usually charge £1500 plus VAT for a 1 hour hearing and £4,000- £5,000 for a one day hearing. Silks charges are up to £10,000 plus VAT for a 1 day hearing.