Fees/Guarantee

Fees are fixed so that clients are certain as to when and the amount they are required to pay.

Most Thai law firms charge around 8,000 THB per hour whereas UK law firms charge about £250 per hour. Depending upon the subject-area, complexity and timeline we will mutually agree an instalment plan or monthly retainer. Our fees do not include VAT, disbursements or third-party charges.

Guarantee

ATL’s commitment to you – if you are dissatisfied with our service in accordance with your agreed instructions, we will refund 100% of your fee.

Fee Breakdown

The exact cost will depend on the particular circumstances of the case. Therefore, we can provide a definite fee-estimate once we have analysed the full details.

Succession Proceedings

We have a team of experienced lawyers who specialise in:

Intestate / Administration
Probate
foreign Recognition

An hourly rate will vary depending on the person carrying out the work but will usually be around THB 7,500 (ie £185) per hour excluding VAT.

Average costs in Thailand is in the region of THB 100,000 to THB 300,000 & VAT excluding disbursements. We aim to obtain the Thai Court Order & End-of-Court Case documents within 4-6 months.

Average costs in England & Wales is in the region of £650 to £3,500 plus VAT excluding disbursements. We aim to obtain the UK Court Order (ie Grant of Representation or Letters of Administration) within 3-6 months.

Conveyancing

We have a team of experienced conveyancers & solicitors. An hourly rate will vary depending on the person carrying out the work but will usually be around THB 7,500 (ie £185) per hour excluding VAT.

Thailand: The prices vary between THB 50,000 & 7% VAT to THB 125,000 & VAT excluding disbursements.

England & Wales:

Property Price BandFreeholdLeasehold
Up to £125,000 £400 £740
Up to £250,000 £425 £750
Up to £375,000 £450 £750
Up to £500,000 £480 £750
Up to £750,000 £660 £910
Up to £1,000,000 £930 £1,050
Up to £1,250,000 £1,350 £1,500
Up to £1,500,000 £1,400 £1,550

Employment

An hourly rate will vary depending on the person carrying out the work but will usually be around THB 7,500 (ie £185) per hour excluding VAT.

Thailand
The prices vary between THB 50,000 & 7% VAT to THB 250,000 & VAT excluding disbursements.

England & Wales

Simple case: £3,000 – £5,000 (excluding VAT)
Medium case: £5,000 – £8,000 (excluding VAT)
Complex case: £10,000 – £13,500 (excluding VAT)

Debt Recovery

The fees apply in regard to an unpaid invoice or debt which is not disputed.
An hourly rate will vary depending on the person carrying out the work but will usually be around THB 7,500 (ie £185) per hour excluding VAT.

Thailand

Notice of Demand: THB 10,000 & 7% VAT
Pre-litigation negotiations: THB 25,000 to THB 50,000 & 7% VAT
Litigation: THB 75,000 to THB 300,000 & 7% VAT & [..]% of the value

UK

Up to £5,000: £150.00
£5,001 – £10,000: £350.00
£10,001 – £100,000 [..]% of the value

In addition to our fees, you will also need to pay the Court fee

NOTE
The above are examples for guidance only and will not form the basis of any arrangement between us. We will provide specific fees and timescales commensurate to the agreed scope of service in our Engagement & Client Care agreement.