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Civil Litigation Section

Features and Comment

We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on contentious civil practice, including costs, fees, funding, disclosure, ADR, court rules and procedure, and relief from sanctions


The percentage game: play with care...

8 February 2018By

We are used to, and think we understand, percentage probability, says Jonathan Haydn-Williams – but remember that percentage estimates of success do not make it certain and are less reliable the earlier they are made.

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Why you shouldn't overlook pro bono costs in civil litigationSubscription

8 February 2018

Whether you or your firm do pro bono work or not, it is important to know about pro bono costs, says Toby Brown. 

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The Pro Bono Charter: get involved

1 February 2018

The Pro Bono Charter was launched during National Pro Bono Week 2017. It is a statement of commitment from firms, ABSs and in-house departments to support pro bono. Rebecca Wilkinson explains

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  • Budgeting and Management
  • Court Fees
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