Information on Fees

Value Added Tax (VAT):

We are VAT registered and all quoted fees are exclusive of VAT. In addition to the stated fees VAT will be applicable at the government applied rate currently 20%.

Residential Conveyancing

Legal Costs: We are pleased to offer our services for sale and purchase of residential property. Our legal costs for selling or buying a residential property depend upon the value of the property.

Range of Costs

Property Value Min to Max Legal Fee
£0.00 – to – £10,00,000.00 £450/- to – £1250/-

Basis of charge:

We accept the residential sale instructions on Fixed Fee Basis.

Services covered in legal fees

Our legal services and advice will include the following:

  • Opening your matter and verification of your ID’s
  • Conducting Money laundering checks
  • Corresponding with solicitors by telephone, email, fax and post
  • Consideration of legal paperwork received from solicitors
  • Raising questions with the solicitors in respect of the transaction
  • Attending to you as our client by telephone, email and post
  • Attending clients in office to consider and execute legal paperwork
  • Liaising with the site office and or broker (if applicable) with regards to progress of your matter
  • Preparation and dealing with the exchange of contracts
  • Preparation of completion
  • Completion and post Completion matter
  • Return of any documents to you
  • Closure of your matter

Supplementary services (If applicable):

Leasehold £150.00
Shared ownership £250.00
New Build £200.00
Buy to let £75.00
Electric id check £10.00
Help to buy £200.00
Stamp duty land transaction form (sdlt) £75.00
Acting for lender £150.00
Gift deposit deed £75.00
Search and arranging indemnity policy £50.00
Telegraphic transfer administration fee £30.00

Disbursements:

In order to complete a sale transaction following disbursements / Expense are highly likely

  1. Search Fees: (Standard searches includes Local search, drainage and water search and environmental search starts from £190.00. searches vary depending the location of the property.
  1. Registration Fees: Dependent upon nature and value of the transaction. Accurate fees applicable can be found on https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-registration-services-fees
  1. Office Copies Fees: For sale transaction, seller solicitors provide office copies and plan with contract pack. Fee for retrieving the offices copies and plan can be found on HM Land Registry website by using https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-information-services-fees
  1. Bank Transfer Fees: These are payable to the Bank for Telegraphic Transfers (TT) of fund for either sale or purchase. Latest details of charges can be found by visiting https://www.lloydsbank.com/business/payments/chaps.html
  1. Any other incidental expense for example retrieving additional copies of probate or letter of administration

Admin Charges:

Please note administration charges are fees charged for work not including under the head of legal costs as the tasks do not fall under legal work and are of administrative nature.

Disbursements:

In order complete the sale transaction following disbursement / Expense are highly likely

  1. Search Fees: (Standard searches includes Local search, drainage and water search and environmental search starts from £190.00. searches vary depending the location of the property.
  1. Registration Fees: Dependent upon nature and value of the transaction. Accurate fees appliable can be found on https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-registration-services-fees
  1. Office Copies Fees: For sale transaction, seller solicitors provide office copies and plan with contract pack. Fee for retrieving the offices copies and plan can be found on HM Land Registry website by using https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-information-services-fees
  1. Bank Transfer Fees: These are payable to the Bank for Telegraphic Transfers (TT) of fund for either sale or purchase. Latest details of charges can be found by visiting https://www.lloydsbank.com/business/payments/chaps.html
  1. Any other incidental expense for example retrieving additional copies of probate or letter of administration

Immigration:

Application type Legal costs Fee Type
Student Visa £550.00 to £650.00 Fixed Fee
Spouse Visa, Civil or unmarried Partner £750.00 to £1200.00 Fixed Fee
Child Dependant Parent Application £750.00 to £1150.00 Fixed Fee
Long Residence £850.00 to £1350.00 Fixed Fee
Visit Visa £450.00 to £850.00 Fixed Fee
Naturalisation Application £450.00 to £750.00 Fixed Fee
Citizenship Application £450.00 to £750.00 Fixed Fee
EEA / EU Residence Applications £450.00 to £850.00 Fixed Fee
Subject access request £250.00 Fixed Fee

The following services including any services are including not listed above are charged on hourly rate

Description Hourly rate Fee Type
Family Reunion £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
All Tier 1 & Tier 2 Applications £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
Immigration Bail £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
HR applications and Asylum Claims £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
Challenging Deportation / removal decisions £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
Appeals £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
Judicial Review £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate

*Subject to Counsel Opinion, Legal Services for Judicial Review proceedings can be offered on No win No fee Basis. Upon successful completion, Clients are liable to pay the costs of the proceedings however, in case of the Home Office is ordered to pay the costs or the Home Office has agreed to pay the costs, the client can claim back the costs payable to the legal representatives.

Disbursements:

Debt Recovery: Legal services for debt recovery are offered on following basis.

Description Costs Fee Type

Pre litigation work including but not limited to

Drafting letter of claim, dealing with response, providing and seeking pre-action disclosure and any expert report. Advice on prospect of success

£110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate
Litigation work including but limited to Instructions to counsel, drafting pleadings, service, dealing with court, completing procedural steps as per CPR 1998, trial preparation. £110.00 to 350.00 (Dependant on complexity of the matter and experience of the Case worker Hourly Rate

Disbursements:

Description Costs Information
Court Fee

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Counsel Opinion

Fee quotes can be retrieved upon instructions on non-obligatory basis