Law Costs Draftsman, Leeds: Our Services

Our team of Law Costs Draftsmen and costs lawyers can help your Leeds law firm with all aspects of legal costs law, including costs recovery and negotiation.

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What We Do

Our specialist Costs Draftsmen have a depth of experience in dealing with Bills of Costs, costs negotiations, and CPR 45 Fixed Recoverable Costs Claims for all types of inter partes claims. Our law costs draftsman, Leeds service has assisted both Defendant, and Claimant solicitors, as well as Litigants in Persons in dealing with all legal costs matters.

We provide services from the very outset of a claim, from the drafting of a retainer, or CFA, to aiding throughout the detailed assessment process.


Remote Law Costing

 Increased efficiency for fee earners and solicitors can be aided through use of our remote law costing service. We have been able to assist law forms in various locations through use of this service. This approach reduces the need send bundles of files, and scan and send files.

All you need to do is send us a secure transfer (such as WeTransfer) of your files and time records, or to provide remote access to your case management system, and we can return your Costs Budgets/Bills of Costs within 5 working days.

 Methods of instructing us to cost your file include:

  1. Secure WeTransfer/alternative transfer of documents
  2. Provision of electronic time records/documents
  3. Remote access to your case management system utilising our inhouse IT team


Retainers and CFA’s

ARC Costs Draftsman, Leeds, provide services from the very outset of a case. We can assist and advise on legal matters, such as the drafting of a retainer, or Conditional Fee Agreement. We can help to ensure that all CFAs and retainers are compliant and that all success fees are calculated correctly, to avoid the potential conflict with clients as to any damage’s deductions.

Costs Budgets


ARC Costs Draftsman, Leeds assist by drafting your Precedent H legal costs budget. We will ensure that all future costs are anticipated correctly and added to the costs budget. We can also assist in the preparation of a Precedent R, and Precedent T. Advocacy services at Costs and Case Management (CCMC) hearing, if your budget cannot be agreed, are also provided by ARC Costs.

Bill of Costs and Negotiation Services

We provide services for effectively drafting and negotiation of your bill of costs . We can assist further by drafting your points of dispute and points of reply and will advise on all offers received. If required, we will make sure that an advocate is made available for a detailed assessment hearing. We will ensure that all work is done with a high degree of accuracy, with an SLA of 5 working days.

Fixed Recoverable Costs Claims


We assist throughout fixed costs (CPR 45) claims. We provide a 5 working day turnaround on all drafting instructions for all fixed recoverable costs claims following receipt of papers and/or electronic instructions.

 We also offer a no-win-no-fee service in these types of disputes so there will be no charge if we are unable to recover your costs and disbursements.

Why Choose ARC Costs?


ARC Costs provide a unique service, with over 20 years of experience in legal costs disputes and litigation.  We are a bespoke team of Costs Draftsmen and technology experts not found elsewhere, with a high rate of client satisfaction.

If you are searching for a Costs Draftsman, Leeds, look no further.

We can assist in all costs matters, irrespective of whether you are a receiving or paying party.

We can be contacted by email at, or by telephone on 01204 397302. For more information on legal costs, please find out more about our speciality areas of expertise and our services on our legal costs page.

Find out more about our law costs draftsman service in ManchesterBirmingham, London and Liverpool.

What We Do Best

Our dedicated and experienced law costing team provide a wide array of legal costs services to fee earners and solicitors. Find out more by following the links below. 

Bills of Costs

We pride ourselves in achieving an average recovery of 72% of all Bills

Costs Budgets

We achieve an average of 81% of the value of the Costs Budgets drafted

Costs Budget Negotiations

Our team have over 20 years of experience in Costs Budget Negotiations. 

CPR 45 Fixed Recoverable Costs

CPR 45 Fixed Recoverable Costs are becoming a more and more common dispute in costs

Legal Costs Training

We're experts in legal costs and pride ourselves in the results our team achieve

Detailed Assessment Proceedings

Our experienced costs team ensure that the best outcome is achieved on every case

Request Your Free Quotation

Contact us today for your free, no obligation quotation. Our team are on hand to help.


4 Bark Street East, Bolton, BL1 2BQ

01204 397302

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