The Court of Appeal, in a judgment delivered by its president, Mr Justice George Birmingham, has allowed the State’s appeal challenging an order that it pay half the legal costs of a murder victim’s family.
Published 19 November 2020
Dublin solicitor Barry Magee has been appointed as a legal costs adjudicator.
Published 18 November 2020
The cost of litigation in Ireland should be brought down by fee guidelines, the civil justice review group chaired by former High Court president Mr Justice Peter Kelly has reportedly recommended.
Published 6 November 2020
Legal costs in motor insurance claims rose slightly to €112 million in 2018, according to new figures from the Central Bank of Ireland.
Published 3 March 2020
A group of companies seeking costs on the “solicitor and client” basis have had their application refused in the High Court.
Published 22 January 2020