Debt Recovery Pricing Information

Debt Recovery Services

Our debt recovery service fee structure is based on the following fixed fee table for work carried out up to and including:

Taking instructions and sending letter before action

£50 +VAT

Drafting and issuing Claim form

£180 +VAT

Judgment in default application (if appropriate)

£90 +VAT

Dealing with Court directions, including allocation to Court track

£300 +VAT

Attending Mediation appointments

£220 +VAT

Preparation and attending a Trial/Final Hearing

£500 +VAT

Enforcement of a Judgment*

£240 +VAT

All prices are exclusive of Court Fees 

Per method of enforcement chosen

Depending on the individual case, matters usually take from several days to several months from receipt of instructions from you to receipt of payment from the other side, depending on whether or not it is necessary to issue a claim. This is on the basis that the other side pays promptly on receipt of Judgement in default. If enforcement action is needed, the matter will take longer to resolve.

Additional Disbursements Payable

Court Issue Fees

Claim up to £300 £35
£300.01 – £500 £50
£500.01 – £1,000 £70
£1,000.01 – £1,500 £80
£1,500.01 – £3,000 £115
£3,000.01 – £5,000 £205
£5,000.01 – £10,000 £455
£10,000.01 – £100,000 5% of the claim value

Hearing Fee

up to £300 £25
£300.01 and £500 £55
£500.01 and £1,000 £80
£1,000.01 and £1,500 £115
£1,500.01 and £3,000 £170
more than £3,000 £335

Court Enforcement Fees (Full list available on request)

Application for an order for a judgment debtor attend court to provide information £55
To issue a warrant of control (recovery of a sum of money) £121
Application for an attachment of earnings order £110
Application for a charging order £110
Application for a third party debt £110

Where required, VAT is currently charged at 20%


Our Commercial Team

Our team has many years of collective experience in delivering high quality work in all matters relating to employment.

We have 5 members of the team who may work on your matter. Regardless of who works on your matter, they will be supervised by Jonathan Leach, Director and Head of our Dispute Resolution Department.


Stuart Maher Watson Ramsbottom Solicitors
Stuart Maher
Operations Director and Solicitor
WR Solicitor & Director Jonathan Leach
Jonathan Leach
Solicitor & Director
Claire Egerton
Director & Solicitor
Sharon Tait
Associate Solicitor
Dana McIlwaine
Associate Solicitor
Sanya Motorwala
Associate Solicitor
Isra Rahman
Hannah Laher
Mellisa Garswood
Zara Ganchi