Our Director of Strategy & Operations, Joanna Burgess, discusses costs budgets, how to ensure that the costs associated with the litigation remains on track and the role that the budget plays in respect to payments on account, mediation and avoiding detailed assessment with Sue Fox, Head of Costs Management at A&M Bacon Limited.
Sue is an expert in Costs Management, and she is skilled and highly knowledgeable across a wide variety of sectors. She heads up the Costs Management team at A&M Bacon and specialises in high value, commercial litigation costs disputes, regularly preparing multi-million pound budgets. She is known for her practical and strategic approach to client advice as well as her technical ability and quality of work.
Sue’s specialised in this area since the launch of the Jackson reforms in 2012 and has almost 30 years’ legal costs experience advising, in particular, on high-value commercial litigation. She is a recognised costs expert in the Commercial Litigation Sector with 20 years at an international law firm.