ACL Online Costs Seminars

13 November 2020

Programme

Morning Seminar   09.30 - 11.30
2 CPD Hours 
09.30 - 09.35                       Claire Green, Chair of ACL
Welcome
09.35 - 09.55

Lord Briggs 

  • What can the Pandemic teach us about the costs of civil litigation?
09.55 - 10.20                    Professor Dominic Regan
  • Compulsory mediation and costs where ADR is rejected
10.20 - 10.45 William MacKenzie, Costs Lawyer, DWF LLP
  • Part 36
10.45 - 11.10                Master Jennifer James
  • Misconduct
11.10 - 11.25            

Robert Marven QC, 4 New Square

  • Recent developments in solicitor-client disputes about damages deductions
11.25 - 11.30 Close

Afternoon Seminar   13.00 - 15.00
2 CPD Hours 
13.00 - 13.00           Stephen Averill, ACL Council member
Welcome
13.05 - 13.30     Paul Hughes, Barrister, Kings Chambers
  • E-Bundles - refining the process
13.30 - 13.50 Emma Kate Hargreave, Costs Lawyer, Fieldfisher LLP
  • Costs Management
13.50 - 14.10   Master Victoria McCloud
  • Costs Budgeting - a Master's wish list
14.10 - 14.30

Senior Costs Judge Andrew Gordon-Saker

  • Guideline hourly rates and general issues
14.30 - 15.00

Panel Q&A, Chaired by Jack Ridgway, ACL Council member

  • Senior Costs Judge Andrew Gordon-Saker
  • Master Jennifer James
  • Master Victoria McCloud
  • Paul Hughes
  • Emma-Kate Hargreave
15.00 - 15.10 Presentation of certificates to newly qualified costs lawyers        

 Speakers and timings may be subject to change at late notice

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In Brief

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