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Paul Jones

Paul Jones

Technical Director

Responsible for the technical quality of all aspects of the legal costs services delivered by the company to include training, development, auditing, strategy and general day to day management of the Manchester office.


Background

A Costs Lawyer and Barrister with 19 years’ experience of legal costs, Paul is a specialist in all aspects of 3rd party legal costs, including CPR, retainers, fixed costs, funding, complex and high value claims and advocacy.   A skilled and respected advocate, Paul has appeared in the Court of Appeal and regularly attends Detailed Assessment hearings in the SCCO and around the country where his deep knowledge of costs law and skilled advocacy are a match for any opponent. As a respected expert in the field of legal costs, Paul provides a monthly article for the Personal Injury Law Journal, delivers seminars and workshops to our clients and is the head of our internal training and development programme. Paul also heads our panel solicitor audit team and he has extensive experience in this increasingly important area.


Career highlights

Achieving dual qualification as a Costs Lawyer and Barrister.


Best piece of advice

‘Know the enemy and know yourself’ (Sun Tzu)