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Book review | Civil costs: law and practice

 

30 January 2012

Author: Dr Mark Friston

Publisher: Jordans 2010

ISBN: 978-1846611803

Price £75

The most important question the average lawyer asks themselves when working on a case is: “How much am I going to get paid for this?” It is therefore strange that the topic of legal costs law and practice continues to be viewed as such an obscure and niche area of the law that need not trouble most lawyers.

Given this does remain viewed as being a niche area, with only a limited number of costs practitioners, is there a need for a further specialist book on the subject given the other well-established titles on the market?

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