- Conveyancing (residential) We charge from £1,000 to £2,000 per transaction depending on the value and complexity of the transaction.Time scale can be 2-4 months, depending on searches, arrangement of finance, ie mortgage, delays from other parties.
- Probate (uncontested) our fees are between £5,000 – £20,000 depending on the size of the Estate, and the amount of work we are instructed to do.Time scale can be 3-9 months depending on delays at court, payments of IHT, etc.
- Employment tribunalsunfair dismissal (only, not including discrimination or any other claims)non-complex – £5,000 to £10,000
complex – £10,000 to £20,000
wrongful dismissal (only, not including discrimination or any other claims)
non-complex £2,500 to £5,000
Complex £5,000 to £10,000
Time scale for these matters depends on the Tribunal, however, 6-9 months is a realistic estimate.
These prices will depend on the exact circumstance and exact instructions we receive.
Disbursements, court fees, search fees, bank transfer fees are all in addition to the above fees.
Any applicable VAT will be in addition to these charges.
Deen & Co is committed to high quality legal advice and client care. If you are unhappy about any aspect of the service you receive, or about the bill, please contact us at these offices.
We have a procedure in place which details how we handle complaints as follows;
In the first instance please contact the person who was dealing with your matter. If you are not satisfied with their reply you can request a review by the Principal. We have eight weeks to resolve your complaint.
If you are not satisfied with our handling of your complaint you can ask the Legal Ombudsman to consider the complaint. Normally, you will need to bring a complaint to the Legal Ombudsman within six months of receiving a final written response from us about your complaint or within six years of the act or omission about which you are complaining occurring (or if outside of this period, within three years of when you should reasonably have been aware of it).
The Legal Ombudsman can be contacted at PO Box 15870, Birmingham B30 9EB, or by calling 0300 555 0333.
You have a right to complain to the SRA after we have dealt with your complaint. You can complain about matters of conduct such as fraud or discrimination etc. This can be done on the SRA website. https://www.sra.org.uk/consumers/problems/report-solicitor
You also have the right to object to the bill and apply for an assessment of the bill under Part III of the Solicitors Act 1974. The Legal Ombudsman may not deal with a complaint about the bill if you have applied to the court for an assessment of the bill
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.