Employment Table 1

Service Range of costs Basis for charges – hourly rate or fixed fees or combination of both Experience and qualifications of those carrying out the service Experience and qualifications of the Supervisors Description of and cost of likely disbursements or average cost or range of costs Which of these disbursements attract VAT and at what VAT rate Key stages of the matter and likely timescales for each stage
Employee Services
Free Initial advice – by phone or in person – 30 minutes Free Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A
1 hour initial fixed fee interview (employee) inclusive of half hour free advice £75
plus VAT
Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A N/A
Tribunal Claims - Employee £3000 - £7,500 average
plus VAT

Based on a 1 day hearing, £750 plus VAT each additional day of hearing
Hourly rate Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor Barrister’s Fees - £500 - £4,000 plus VAT per day


Medical records - £50


Expert witnesses - £500 - £4,000 plus VAT per day
20% VAT



No VAT



20% VAT
27 weeks average
Please refer to menu of employment services listed below £625 - £725
plus VAT
Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A N/A
Employer Services
Free Initial advice – by phone or in person – 30 minutes Free Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A
Review of HR practices and procedure – including review of contracts and handbook Free Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A
Initial interview (employer)
inclusive of half hour free advice
£75
plus VAT
Fixed fee Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor N/A N/A N/A
Tribunal Claims - Employer £4000 - £8,500 average
plus VAT

Based on a 1 day hearing, £750 plus VAT each additional day of hearing
Hourly rate Grade A solicitor supported by paralegal and trainee solicitor Grade A solicitor Barrister’s Fees - £500 - £4,000 plus VAT per day


Medical records - £50 no VAT


Expert witnesses - £500 - £4,000 plus VAT per day
20% VAT