One That Nearly Got Away 

Here is a story I missed during my e-portal absence, the case of “JG”. It relates to the apportionment of expert fees when not all parties are Legally Aided. We have seen the High Court case gleefully quoted by the LAA in number of “similar” cases. It has now been to the Court of Appeal […]

The Bends 

Well after what feels like an eternity I am back in the office and faced with the standard, run of the mill, issues: Can I get legal aid for XXXXX? Can we appeal this decision? Why is our NMS allocation so low? Do they always refuse applications for Points of Principle? And so forth. Getting […]