|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1430|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division|
Buckley J sitting with Master Pollard and Mr M Haslam as assessors
|Representation||Michael Hill QC and Balbir Singh (instructed by Murria, Birmingham) for M.|
|Edward Solomons (instructed by Treasury Solicitor) for the Lord Chancellor.|
|Judgment Dates:||14 December 1999|
Legal aid - Criminal cases - Uplift of solicitors' charges - Serious or complex fraud - Whether uplift of charges permissible where case involved fraud although fraud not charged on indictment - Legal Aid in Criminal and Care Proceedings (Costs) Regulations 1989, Sch 1, Pt 1, para 3(5).