Published: 13/10/2022 12:43
Simon Calhaem is a barrister at 29 Bedford Row. He specialises in complex high value financial work, including matrimonial finance, inheritance claims, probate and Court of Protection work as well as civil disputes between family members, trusts claims and civil enforcement. He provides advocacy and advisory services in England and Wales, Gibraltar, Jersey, the Cayman Islands and further afield.
Pound for Pound Orders: Are They Legal?
It is now over 20 years since Holman J, in A v A (Maintenance Pending Suit: Payment of Legal Fees)  1 FLR 377, recognised that a maintenance order could reasonably include a contribution towards the payment of legal fees. At the time he handed down…