Criminal Legal Aid Costs Draftsmen and Costs Lawyers
At Bidwell Henderson we have a dedicated sub team of criminal legal aid Costs Lawyers and Law Costs Draftsmen. We can assist with Police Station Investigation Claims, Magistrates Court Claims, Litigator/Advocate Fee Claims POCA Claims, Appeal and Review Claims, CCRC Claims, Prison Law Claims, Extradition Claims, S38 Bill of Costs, Fast Track Bills, Supreme Court Bills and all Legal Help Claims
We can also assist with submitting all Lower Court Criminal, Interim Criminal and all Litigator Fee/Advocate Fee claims.
What type of criminal work can we do?
Can we submit claims?
Yes we can submit all Lower Court Criminal Claims and all Litigator Fee/Advocate Fee Claims on the Claim for Crown Court Defence portal this include claiming Interim Fee Claims and claims for Disbursement payments for over £100.00.
We can also submit Criminal Claims, all POCA, S38, DCO bills to the Criminal Case Unit in Manchester online.
Can we bill and submit Legal Help Claims?
Yes we can bill, complete claim/matter codes and do the online submission via CWA.
How much do we charge
We charge the prescribed legal aid hourly rate or a fixed fee dependent on volume.
Do you want to know more?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rebecca Bidwell to find out more.
“...I have found them very knowledgeable and full of expertise In Legal Aid, Inter partes and High costs cases.
They are always at the end of the phone or email if myself or anyone else in the firm have a billing enquiry and would highly recommend them to any legal firm
“Having instructed Bidwell Henderson since they formed in 2014, I can say with enormous confidence that their Costs Draftsmen are the most knowledgeable, efficient and friendly Costs Draftsmen I have had the pleasure of working with.”
“KK Law have used many cost draftsman firms within the last 10 years but have finally found the firm that is the right fit for us ”
Their service is professional, efficient, accurate and they turn our files around quickly. The Admin, accounts and cost draftsman team are all friendly and knowledgeable.
I would not hesitate to recommend Bidwell Henderson to anyone in the legal profession, they have always gone the extra mile on all of our cases both standard and complex to help expedite our bill payment.
“I would have no hesitation in recommending their drafting and processing services.”
As one of our key strategic partners we have found Bidwell Henderson to be a very forward thinking and highly professional law costs drafting firm. They should be commended on their continual investment in staff training, quality controls and GDPR principles.
Specialising in billing through Tikit P4W they fit with our services portfolio perfectly. They consistently hit the mark first time – demonstrating the quality of their work and professionalism of their team, whilst more importantly improving client cashflow.
“The Bidwell Henderson team are an absolute pleasure to deal with”
The Bidwell Henderson team are an absolute pleasure to deal with as they are all so helpful and accommodating and deliver client focused services to suit business needs.
In addition to providing an efficient, tailored and exceptionally pro-active service – they strike the perfect balance of friendly and professional.
“I have been practicing for almost 20 years and without a doubt Bidwell Henderson are the best cost lawyers and draftsmen I have ever instructed”
I have always found their managers and draftsmen to have detailed knowledge of current costs’ law, our case management system and to be knowledgeable and personable.
The managers Ann Henderson and Rebecca Bidwell are always on hand to support their cost draftsmen, and their strategic knowledge of how to manage the Legal Aid Agency costing process is invaluable and impressive.