BRUS CHAMBERS, Solicitors
: BILLING RATES
Brus Chambers professional fees are mainly computed on hourly basis, or on a fixed fee model while some are customised on case to case basis or on stage-wise capped fixed fee or on a long term retainer depending on client requirement.
All disbursements and tax where applicable are computed on actual unless the same is a package offer.
Disbursements/ Third party costs would include the following (where applicable): travel and transport; photocopying; phones and faxes; experts and counsels; airfare, hotels and meals, video-conferencing; correspondent fees and expenses; court or institutional fees' stamping and registration; government, quasi-government or other fees; court and other departmental; other actual expenses.
Each client has a dedicated partner (the lead partner) who will lead, co-ordinate and will be directly responsible to meet the client requirements effectively.
While computing on hourly basis we calculate only the lead partner’s time although other lawyers and para-legal’s are working on the file.
Our fixed fee or stage wise capped fixed fee model provides clients much needed budget certainty and cost predictability, which can be structured as up-front payments or as periodic payments.
Our recommendation to client would be on stage wise capped fee model or on hourly basis.
Our fees and expenses are mainly computed in USD, EURO or INR only depending on the requirements of client.
Our team estimate the fees and expenses stage wise and request client to pay in advance to commence work.
We request you to prepare a date wise summary/ briefing note of the matter/ case and forward the same to us to enable us to understand and analyse the complexity of the matter, but before doing so, we request you to forward to us the name of the parties and ask us to run a conflict check thereafter the concerned partner/ lawyer who will attend to your file will revert if we are free to act and represent you with the applicable billing rates.