Tonight: Costs orders for a gross sum without assessment and recent cases on costs claimed by lawyers acting for themselves


In-person - Thursday, 16 March 2023

Join Jock Baird, 8 Windeyer Chambers, and David Smith, 7 Wentworth Selborne, on Thursday, 16 March 2023 at 5.00pm for an in-person seminar in the Bar Association Common Room on specified gross sum costs orders and a consideration of recent cases on costs claimed by lawyers acting for themselves. The seminar will be chaired by Mark Walsh SC, 7 Wentworth Selborne.

Part 1 concerns gross sum costs orders, at both an interlocutory stage and upon conclusion of proceedings, including when such orders are appropriate and tips for preparing for, or responding to, an application.

Part 2 considers issues arising from Bell Lawyers v Pentelow (2019) 269 CLR 333; [2019] HCA 29 by reference to recent decisions.

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