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Medico-Legal T&C

Where LAA funded I work within the terms and conditions set out by the LAA.

 

Otherwise the following T&C's apply:​​

  1. I will produce a report usually within 8-10 weeks on receipt of the medical bundle.

  2. All confidential and sensitive information to be password protected or shared electronically via secure email or other encrypted service e.g. Egress. I usually require original copies of medical photographs. I do not require copies of radiology imaging. 

  3. My fees are based on an hourly rate of £200 to include examination, perusal of medical records and preparation of the Report.

  4. A rate of £200 per hour will apply to all other work to include Joint Statements, preparation and attendance for Court and case conferences.

  5. All reasonable expenses to be paid, including but not limited to: First Class Rail Travel, Air Travel, Hotel Expenses (4 Star), car mileage at 45 pence per mile, taxi fares. Travel time at £125 per hour.

  6. I require at least 6 weeks’ notice to attend hearings and case conferences. If such an attendance is cancelled with less than 4 weeks’ notice, 50% of my fees for the whole of the allotted time will be payable.  If I receive less than 14 days’ notice 75% of my fees for the whole of the allotted time will be payable.  If I receive less than 7 days notice 100% of my fees for the whole of the allotted time will be payable. 

  7. My fees are not dependent upon the successful outcome of the case. I do not carry out work under deferred payment schemes.

  8. All fee are payable within 36 days of receipt of report. Alternative payment schedules should be agreed in writing in advance.

  9. In Single Joint Expert cases, in the event of non-payment of fee by one party, liability for the entire fee note lies with the instructing solicitor.

  10. Instructing solicitors shall treat all information provided by Dr Rashad Nawaz as confidential and shall not disclose indirectly or directly or otherwise use this information except for the purpose of the specified litigation without the prior consent of Dr Rashad Nawaz.

  11. Intellectual property remains with Dr Rashad Nawaz until full payment of fees.