Residential Conveyancing

Total cost (or if this is not possible, an average or range of costs)£350 – £1200 + VAT on standard transactions up to £1M. Prices for transactions over £1M available on request. There may also be an additional fee for acting for mortgage lenders of approximately £200.00 + VAT
The basis of your charges, including any hourly rate or fixed feesFixed Fee
Likely disbursements, and their costsSale Transactions:

Office Copies, Plan and filed documents:  Approximately £3 per document.

Chaps Fee: £30 + VAT per Payment

ID Check fee: £5 + VAT per Check

 

Purchase Transactions:

Searches: Approximately £200

Land Registry Priority Search: £3 per Search

Bankruptcy Search if applicable: £2 per person

Chaps Fee: £30 + VAT per Payment

ID Check fee: £5 + VAT per Check

Lawyer Checker: £10 + VAT

Land Registry Registration Fee: Based on Value of property.

Stamp Duty: TBC on a case by case basis.

Key stages/typical timescales6-8 Weeks
The qualifications and experience of anyone carrying out the work and of their supervisorsReena Bhalla – Solicitor

Shivani Radia – Solicitor

Examples of approximate Additional Legal Costs and FeesDeed of Covenant: £50 + Vat

Notice of Transfer and Charge: £100 + Vat each

Certificate of Compliance: £150 + Vat

Dealing with Leasehold: £100 + Vat

Acting for Lender: £200 + Vat

Dealing with Unregistered land: £100 + Vat

Transfer of Equity: £350 + Vat

New Build: £150 + Vat

Shared Ownership Scheme: £100 + Vat

 

Wills & Probate

Total cost (or if this is not possible, an average or range of costs)Fixed Fees for Wills starting at £150 + Vat based on complexity.

 

Fixed Fees for Probate starting at £350 + Vat dependent on size and value of the Estate.

 

Fixed Fees for LPA starting at £175 + Vat

The basis of your charges, including any hourly rate or fixed fees Fixed Fee
Likely disbursements, and their costsCourt Fee between £200 – £500 based on value of the Estate

 

Chaps Fees – £30 + Vat Per Transfer

 

Storage Fee of Will – £25.00 + Vat

 

AML Check – £5 + Vat per person

 

LPA Registration with Office of Public Guardian – £82

What services are included for the quoted price?Fixed Fees appointments.Probate and Administration of estates.
Key stages/typical timescales3 – 12 Months depending on complexity of Probate

2 – 6 Weeks depending on complexity of Will

2 – 6 Weeks for LPA

Qualifications and experience of anyone carrying out the work and of their supervisorsDav Mahet – Solicitor

Our Probate costs will depend upon a number of factors and by way of example would be incurred for:  The firm acting as Executors and liaising over funeral; securing property, valuing, insuring and managing any property and sale of any assets or property, locating Beneficiaries and tracing of people or assets and dealing with domicile questions and foreign assets. Investigation of lifetime gifts or gifts with reservations.  Dealing with disputes and claims and Deeds of Trust or Variation.

Road Traffic / Motoring Offences

Total cost (or if this is not possible, an average or range of costs)Fixed Fee appointments starting at £150 + VAT
Representation at First Hearing £350 + VatTrials starting from £750 + VatExceptional Hardship and Special Reasons starting from £500 + Vat
The basis of your charges, including any hourly rate or fixed feesFixed Fee
Likely disbursements, and their costsMileage to attend out of area Courts at 45p / mile

Parking TBC

For conditional or damages-based fees, explain when clients may have to make paymentsN/A
What services are included for the quoted price? (If not already published on the website)Fixed Fee Appointment.
Any services not included within the priceAppeals

Drafting legal arguments

Key stages/typical timescalesTimescales are dependent on Court Hearing Dates.
The qualifications and experience of anyone carrying out the work and of their supervisorsDav Mahet – Solicitor

Civil Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Total costFixed Fee starting from £150+ VAT
Likely disbursements, and their costsProcess Server Fees – £100 – £300

Court Fee – Is based upon the value of the claim as per HMCTS Guidance

For conditional or damages-based fees, when may clients have to make paymentsClients may have to make payments on loss of case or should they not follow our advice in terms settlement.
Key stages/typical timescalesTimescales are on a case by case basis due to the nature of the work and the impact of Court Listings.
Qualifications and experience of anyone carrying out the work and of their supervisorsDav Mahet – Solicitor