Robert Kerr – Inter Partes Team Leader -

Robert joined Bidwell Henderson having previously worked at two national costing firms in Manchester. Robert graduated from the University of Manchester having completed a Law degree and following a year working in a solicitor’s firm subsequently moved into costs and qualified as a Costs Lawyer following three years of study.

Robert has experience across a wide variety of matters including Legal Aid but now specialises in inter partes work. Robert has regularly dealt with clinical negligence, professional negligence and commercial matters to including high value matters where costs are in excess of £500,000. Robert undertakes work on behalf of both paying and receiving parties and deals with all aspects of the costs process including budgets, bills of costs, Points of Dispute/Replies and other costs pleadings. Robert also accepts instructions to attend CCMCs and detailed assessment hearings.

Outside of work Robert is a keen musician and enjoys going to gigs and festivals. Robert is also a keen footballer and proud Liverpool fan.



Danielle Conaghan - Edwards Duthie Solicitors

Abbie Huxley - Burke Niazi Solicitors

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

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 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.

Deborah Piccos, TV Edwards Solicitors