Terms of Engagement:
- I am an independent witness.
- I will use my experience, care and skill in fulfilling your instructions to the best of my ability.
- Your full written instructions are required, together with any relevant information you may have, and confirm your agreement in writing stating my engagement on these terms and tariff.
- My professional fees and any other expenses are calculated from the time of accepting your instructions and your agreement.
- Please keep me informed on the progress of the case. I can help in the period before the trial, if indeed the matter proceeds to the Court stage.
- As the Lead Solicitor or Barrister, your assistance is required in settlement/ payment of all fees and expenses.
Clinical Genetics Review Service
- Genetic clinic £250
- Revisit to Genetic Clinic £100 (Only applies to second revisit)
- Genetic counselling £150
- Genetic testing £50
- Laboratory Genetic Test To be advised
Expert Witness Service
- Consultation only £ 250
- Review of medical records £ 500 (Minimum 2 hrs.)
- Expert witness review/ report £ 250 per hour
- Legally aided Family Court £ 150 per hour
- Genetics review including Test As per Clinical Genetics Tariff
- Travel expenses
- Car @ 50pence per mile
- Return Rail fare by First class
- Taxi fare as per actual expenditute
- Time incurred £150 per hour
- Travelling expenses As per Travel expenses
- Court attendance fee As per official tariff
- Overnight stay As per actual expenses
- Additional time spent As per official recommended tariff
Terms & Conditions- Invoice & Payment:
- The Genome Clinic is exempt from VAT
- Invoice should be settled within 7 days
- Settlement of the Medico-Legal Invoice subject to agreed time; please submit to relevant Legal authority for authorisation and payment
- Overdue payment subject to additional charge @2%
- Copies of receipts etc provided with the invoice