01279 755552

Higgins, Graham

Costs Lawyer

Office

Stansted

Office address

Bentfield Place
Bentfield Road
Stansted
Essex
CM24 8HL

DD: 01279 715673
DX: 50405 Bishop's Stortford

Telephone

01279 755552

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Specialisms

Personal Injury.

Role & Responsibilities

Graham has been working as a fee earner at Kain Knight since February 2003.  He qualified as a Costs Lawyer in 2010. Graham oversees a team of draftsman and trainee Costs Lawyers in our Bishops Stortford branch, dealing predominantly with costs on behalf of Claimant Solicitors. He has worked for some of the largest Claimant Solicitor firms in the industry and has dealt with the costs of many multi million pound cases and multi party actions.

Graham helped develop Kain Knight’s Costs Budget service and has attended numerous Costs Case Management Hearings as well as drafting and opposing Budgets.

Graham has particular expertise in drafting Bills of Costs, Costs Budgets, Estimates, Replies to Points of Dispute, costs negotiations and has been undertaking detailed assessments in the county courts and SCCO since 2003. Whilst Graham has predominantly dealt with costs on the Claimant side, he also has experience working for paying parties and has experience drafting Points of Dispute and advices.

He has undertaken work in the following areas of costs law;-

  • Personal Injury
  • Industrial Disease
  • Clinical Negligence,
  • Housing Disrepair,
  • Judicial Review
  • Civil Liberties – including actions against the Police
  • Professional Negligence,
  • Product Liability
  • Defamation and Libel.

Interests

Outside of work Graham is married with four children. He plays football, enjoys film, travelling, exercising and plays the guitar.

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