Small claims under £5k – Full Service



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If you need to take court action for money against an individual or company we can help you throughout the process. We will handle your small claims court claim (under £5000) from pre-action through to trial.  Price excludes any court fees and barrister’s fee that may be due.

Stages 1,2, 3 and 4 can be purchased on their own – see the individual listings for details.  This listing is for the full package from pre-action through to conclusion of the case.  All cases are different and the prices given are a good indication of the costs of each section to give you an idea of your commitment throughout the process.

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Stage 1 – Pre-action – £250.00

Taking initial instructions

Review documentation

Advise on prospects of success

Confirm acceptance of the case under our fixed fee scheme.

All necessary letters and telephone calls before issuing a claim.

Stage 2 – Issuing the claim£250.00

Prepare letter before action.

Draft court form and particulars of claim and issue court proceedings.

All necessary letters and telephone calls.

Court Fees will apply and are not included in our price.

Claim amount Court Fee
Up to £300 £35
£300.01 to £500 £50
£500.01 to £1,000 £70
£1,000.01 to £1,500 £80
£1,500.01 to £3,000 £115
£3,000.01 to £5,000 £205

Stage 3 – Defence – £250.00

Advising on defence

Advising on evidence

Dealing with letters to the court

If necessary, drafting a reply to defence

Advising on the prospects of the defence succeeding

Completing directions questionnaire.

All necessary letters and telephone calls.

At this stage you may need to pay a court fee known as a ‘Hearing Fee’ – this fee is not included in our price. You could get a full refund of the hearing fee if you notify the court in writing, at least 7 clear calendar days (excluding the date of receipt and date of hearing) before the trial date or start of the trial week, that the case is settled or discontinued.

Claim amount Fee
Up to £300 £25
£300.01 to £500 £55
£500.01 to £1,000 £80
£1,000.01 to £1,500 £115
£1,500.01 to £3,000 £170
Over £3,000 to £5000 £335



Stage 4 – Settlement – £200.00

Preparing for and conducting small claims mediation.

Negotiating in writing / verbally with the opponent

Drafting settlement proposals / agreement

All necessary letters and telephone calls.



Stage 5 – Trial preparation – £290.00

Preparing documentation and trial bundle

Drafting witness statements

Dealing with the Court

Negotiating with Opponent

All necessary letters and telephone calls.


Stage 6 – Trial – £200.00

Preparation for trial, including, preparation of bundles for hearing,drafting case summary, drafting costs schedules.

Liaising with witnesses.

Preparing instructions to a barrister to represent you at the trial.  The Barristers fee will vary and is not included in our price.  Typically a Barrister will charge between £500 and £3000.

Negotiating with opponent

All necessary correspondence and telephone calls.



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