Our Fees

Services include
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Keeping all parties informed throughout the process.
  • Obtaining valuations for any property and contents.
  • Preparing the necessary forms.
  • Registering Probate.
  • Obtaining grant of probate and copies and providing these to the executor.

Typical Costs

Our typical costs for uncontested probate matters would be circa £5000 plus VAT but could be in excess of this.


Hourly Rates
Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average this type of work can take around 4 to 8 weeks to conclude. The full administration of an estate can take around 6 months, depending on whether third parties are involved. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Court fees – an updated list can be found at https://www.gov.uk/court-fees-what-they-are;
  • London Gazette advertisements – £185 plus VAT (approx.);
  • Other expenses, such as HM Land Registry fees, relevant searches and other third-party costs which may be required

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Include
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Keeping all parties informed throughout the process.
  • Drafting initial pleadings.
  • Preparing schedules of loss.
  • Working ahead of hearings, producing bundles and drafting witness statements.
  • Instructing and liaising with barristers, if necessary.

Typical Costs

Typical costs for these matters are between £1000 and £15,000 plus VAT but could be  in excess of this.


Hourly Rates
Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average these cases can take  6 months to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Court fees – an updated list can be found at https://www.gov.uk/court-fees-what-they-are;
  • Barristers’ fees for hearings can range from £500-£2500 plus VAT (approx.);
  • Other expenses as required, such as for travel or copying documents

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Included
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Sending a letter before action to the other parties involved.
  • Making a claim to recover the debt in question.

Typical Costs

Typical costs for these matters are between £2000 and £3000 plus VAT but could be in excess of this.

Our hourly rates are as below:

Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average these cases can take 8-12 weeks to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Third party costs;
  • Other expenses where applicable such as travel or copy of documents.

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Include
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Preparing the application.
  • Instructing and liaising with the surveyor, if necessary.

Typical Costs

Typical costs for these matters are between £1000 and £3,000 plus VAT but could be in excess of this.


Hourly Rates
Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average these cases can take 3 months to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Application fees;
  • Surveyor fees (if applicable);
  • Other expenses as required, such as for travel or copying documents.

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Include
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Preparing the application.
  • Instructing and liaising with the Barrister, if necessary.

Typical Costs

Our typical costs for these matters are between £1000 and £4,000 plus VAT but could be in excess of this.


Hourly Rates
Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average these cases can take 6 months to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Application fees;
  • Health Surcharge fees (if applicable);
  • Court fees (if applicable);
  • Barrister fees (if applicable);
  • Other expenses as required, such as for travel or copying documents.

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Include
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Liaising with the respective authorities.
  • Instructing and liaising with barristers, if necessary.

Typical Costs

Typical costs for these matters are between £1500 and £4,000 plus VAT but could be in excess of this.


Hourly Rates
Partner£425 plus VAT (approx.)
Solicitor or in-house Barrister£350 plus VAT (approx.)
Paralegal or Legal Trainee£175 plus VAT (approx.)

On average these cases can take 6 months to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Barrister fees (if applicable);
  • Other expenses as required, such as for travel or copying documents.

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.

Services Included
  • Taking instructions from you at an initial meeting.
  • Deciding the most appropriate course of action, based on your circumstances.
  • Keeping all parties informed throughout the process.
  • Obtaining contract pack and raising pre-contract enquiries.
  • Reviewing replies to enquiries, searches and investigating title.
  • Reporting back to you on any findings made.
  • Exchanging contracts with the other side.
  • Preparing for completion, after which ownership of the property will formally change hands.
  • Carrying out post-completion steps, to ensure that all records are up to date and that you are supplied with new relevant documents.

Typical Costs

Our typical costs for residential conveyancing are from £1250 plus VAT plus disbursements but could be in excess of this depending on the Value of the Transaction.

On average these cases can take 8-12 weeks to conclude. The exact duration of your case may vary depending on the circumstances.


Additional Costs
  • Other expenses, such as HM Land Registry fees, relevant searches and other third-party costs which may be required.

We will let you know at the earliest opportunity if any of these costs are applicable.

Please note these rates apply from January 2021 and will be reviewed annually.