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INDEMNITIES: Expensive conventions

28 September 2017  

Russell Hill and Oliver Ward-Jones discuss the liability of office holders for costs in CFA cases

The recent Court of Appeal case of Stevensdrake Ltd v Hunt [2017] provides guidance on whether the office holder is liable to meet the legal costs in conditional fee agreement (CFA) cases where there are insufficient recoveries in the estate to meet those costs.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Stevensdrake Ltd v Hunt [2017] EWCA Civ 1173