Solicitors in Essex

Pricing – Construction Payment Disputes

Service Total cost Basis for charges – hourly rate or fixed fees or combination of both Experience and qualifications of those carrying out the service Experience and qualifications of the Supervisors Description of and cost of likely disbursements or average cost or range of costs Which of these disbursements attract VAT and at what VAT rate Key stages of the matter and likely timescales for each stage
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims up to £25,000 plus VAT
£3,000
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400

Barrister’s fee - £5,000
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims £25,001 - £35,000 plus VAT
£3,500
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400

Barrister’s fee - £5,000
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims £35,001 - £50,000 plus VAT
£4,500
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400

Barrister’s fee - £5,000
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims £50,001 - £75,000 plus VAT
£5,250
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400

Barrister’s fee - £5,000
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims £75,001 - £100,000 plus VAT
£6,000
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400
Barrister’s fee - £5,000 - £15,000 average
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000- £3,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims £100,001 - £200,000 plus VAT
£7,500
plus VAT
Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400
Barrister’s fee - £5,000 - £15,000 average
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000- £3,000 VAT
28 days
Fixed Fee Adjudication Scheme
Claims over £200,001 plus VAT
£8,500 plus VAT - £20,000 plus VAT average Fixed fee Adjudicators nomination fee £300 - £400
Barrister’s fee - £5,000 - £15,000 average
£60 - £80 VAT


£1,000- £3,000 VAT
28 days

Descriptive Example

We will:-

  • Take your instructions and review documentation
  • Undertake appropriate searches
  • Issue Letter Of Claim
  • Draft Notice Of Intention To Adjudicate
  • Appoint Adjudicator
  • Serve Referral Notice
  • Review Response and reply accordingly
  • Receive Adjudicator’s decision