UK COSTS LAWYER YEAR - 2016, 2017 & 2018, 2020 &2021.

"The Legal Extortion Racket" book published Dec 2022

Jim, is one of the UK's leading experts in legal costs/costs budgets and has spent over 40+ years in the legal industry, working in-house for the likes of Clifford Turner (now Clifford Chance) and Allen & Overy in 80s & 90s.

Jim, has worked independently since the mid 90s. Client's have ranged from the world's leading investment bank to assiting lay individuals on pro bono basis.

As a Costs Lawyer, Jim, has the right to conduct reserved legal activities under the Legal Services Act 2007. This also enables him to conduct costs litigation in his own right; including providing his advocacy skills in numerous courts such as the County Court, High Court and Court of Appeal.

Jim, is also a Commissioner for Oaths.

Jim has written or been mentioned in over 100 legal costs  articles published in the likes of FT, The Times, Forbes (Russia), The Independent, The Lawyer, Legal 500 and many more. 




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