Specialist Divorce and Family Solicitors. Call us now on 01202 805211

Specialist Divorce and Family Solicitors. Call us now on 01202 805211
David Williams and Sarah Jordan of Jordan Williams Law Ltd.

Specialist Divorce and Family Solicitors.

Call us now on 01202 805211

David Williams and Sarah Jordan of Jordan Williams Law Ltd.

Specialist Divorce and Family Solicitors.

Call us now on 01202 805211

Our charges for advice and representation for Road Traffic Offences

JW Law can.

We offer a free no obligation consultation either by telephone, by meeting, or by considering documents of up to 15 minutes.

Our charges for advice and representation for Road Traffic Offences

Our fixed fees for summary only road traffic offences are as follows :-

For hearings in Dorset Magistrates Courts (Poole and Weymouth):
  • Guilty plea with mitigation - £750 inc. VAT
  • Guilty plea with evidence of exceptional hardship or special reasons - £900 inc. VAT
  • Contested hearings i.e. trials (not guilty plea) - without counsel - £1200 inc. VAT; where counsel is instructed - £1750 inc. VAT
For hearings in Magistrates Courts in Hampshire, Wiltshire, Surrey or Somerset (Southampton, Aldershot, Guildford, Salisbury or Yeovil):
  • Guilty plea with mitigation - £850 inc. VAT
  • Guilty plea with evidence of exceptional hardship or special reasons - £1,000 inc. VAT
  • Contested hearings – trials (not guilty pleas) - without Counsel £1500 inc. VAT; where counsel is instructed - £2500 inc VAT

The above fixed fees cover consideration of evidence, preparing statements or proofs of evidence, advice on plea and the court’s sentencing powers, routine letters, emails, and telephone calls.

Our fixed fee must be paid in full in advance at the commencement of our retainer when a letter of engagement must be signed confirming you agree to our terms of business and our charges.

The fixed fee does not cover advice in respect of the merits of an appeal against conviction or sentence, nor instructing Counsel in relation to an appeal.

All work not covered by our fixed fee arrangement is charged at our hourly rate of £225 plus VAT.

The fixed fees do not cover disbursements or expenses or payments to other people apart from as set out above. For example, they do not cover the cost of instructing an expert witness. No such disbursements will be incuured without your prior authority by you in advance and will need to be paid in full in advance.

Our fixed fees include travel expenses and car park charges.

All our charges are subject to VAT at the appropriate rate.

At Jordan Williams Law we aim to be transparent regarding our charging policy.