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LA Department

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Name: Molly Freeman

Location: Hastings

Costs Drafting History: Molly started her costs drafting career in 2002.

Molly studied Law to A Level and has undertaken her AAT Levels 1 and 2 in Accounting and Finance. Molly started to learn how to cost Legal Aid Family matters back in 2002 and has progressed from there.

Molly can now undertake all manner of Legal Aid, Family High Cost Cases, Care, Family, Housing, Judicial Review, Immigration, Court Assessed Bills, Private Client Bills and Inter Partes’ Bills. Her preference is Family Legal Aid work. She has also trained a number of Cost Draftsman and managed a team of 5.

Profile: Molly has been married for seven years and her and her husband enjoy travelling the world to the extreme. They plan to trek to Everest Base Camp when they are allowed to travel again. She is a stepmother to twin boys (If you can call twenty-six year old men boys!) and has recently become a step-grandmother, which she is loving and she enjoys spending time with her nephew who is five and obsessed with Pokemon.

Molly has discovered a passion for baking and will create a different cake every weekend!

Claim to fame: Molly is a former gymnast and have competed and been ranked Nationally (a long time ago)

Favourite Film: Molly loves a good thriller movie or series.

“We are really enjoying working with your firm and have found your staff to be excellent and very professional.”

Sara Taylor, Hammersmith & Fulham Law Centre

“…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.”

Danielle Conaghan, Edwards Duthie Solicitors

“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.”

Abbie Huxley, Burke Niazi Solicitors

“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.”

Heidi Murphy, KK Law

“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.”

Gary Shaw, Accesspoint Legal

“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.

Kelly Pashley-Handford, Spencers Solicitors

“I have really appreciated working together on billing, I would be lost without Heather Shipley and the team at BH in the since the firm started!”

Amy Butler, Atkins & Palmer