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interim payments

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ilovesprouts Wed 05-Aug-15 10:36:57

any leagal eagles on here .....i was in a accident in 2013 i recived a interim payment of 5k in august the same year ,i just wanted to know if i can ask for some more money ? as case not settled yet.

mumblechum1 Wed 05-Aug-15 11:00:21

Yes you can. How far into the court proceedings are you at the moment?

ilovesprouts Wed 05-Aug-15 11:15:49

other side have admit liability case is about 2.5 years in they due in court october for sentance.

mumblechum1 Wed 05-Aug-15 11:33:00

OK, assuming that by "sentence" you mean judgement, ie that it isn't a criminal matter, then it is absolutely possible to apply for a further interim payment.

Your barrister should hopefully have given an indication of quantum so he or she will be able to give you a steer on how much to ask for. This should be possible just by letter rather than having to go to see counsel again.

ilovesprouts Wed 05-Aug-15 15:37:59

thanks mumblechum1 ive just rang my soliciter up whos dealing with my case hes gonna ask the other side,

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