James Leslie - Costs and Litigation Funding
James is an experienced costs lawyer, and Costs and Litigation Funding form a significant part of his practice as an advocate.
James undertakes work in a wide range of costs disputes, on behalf of paying and receiving parties: In addition to undertaking detailed assessment hearings, James undertakes costs appeals and is often instructed in relation to specific costs orders relating to issues including wasted costs and other conduct issues.
Further to his practice as an advocate, James routinely considers costs issues at the pre-offer stages in Part 47 matters, providing written advice as to tactics and procedure as required.
'Away from the bar James a keen sportsman and in particular is devoted to his family and mountain sports.'