Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2008


Insertion of new section 14B into Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1994.

41.— The Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1994 is amended by the insertion of the following section after section 14A:

“Charging excessive fees may constitute misconduct by solicitor.

14B.— Notwithstanding anything in this Part the issue by a solicitor of a bill of costs that is excessive may constitute misconduct.”.