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Harmans

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What the team is known for

Harmans is a specialist costs firm with offices in London and Essex. The firm enjoys a well-established reputation acting for leading law firms and international clients on high-profile cases, often with a political edge. Its practitioners are praised for their technical prowess and meticulous eye for detail.

Strengths

"They have some of the very experienced and knowledgeable costs draftsmen around. You know you can rely on their good advice and sound judgement on complex issues relating to costs."

"Harmans run a tight ship. They are easy to get on with and always available."

Notable practitioners

Matthew Harman leverages his three decades of experience to work closely with law firms in finding effective solutions to clients' cost law issues. He acts for clients on a range of matters spanning personal injury, clinical negligence, commercial, group action and defamation cases. A source says: "He is very thorough and has great attention to detail," while another adds: "He offers a gold-plated service in terms of his experience and the expertise, and ensures you always get a good result."

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Matthew Harman
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