|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 359 (Jul)|
Judge Rich QC sitting as a judge of the High Court
|Representation||Alexandra Mason (instructed by Tilbrook, Turner & Foster, Woking) for the appellant.|
|Jonathan Russen (instructed by Stevens & Bolton, Guildford) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||24 July 2002|
Costs - Taxation - Solicitor - Application for detailed assessment of solicitor's bills - Bills having been paid over twelve months prior to application by executor of estate of which claimant named beneficiary - Whether beneficiary of estate seeking assessment of costs charged to estate precluded from seeking assessment after twelve months elapsed from payment of costs - ss 70, 71.