Posted by Louise Hart, Partner
Will I have to go to court? – what you need to know when making a compensation claim
With rules that stipulate parties must attempt to settle a claim out of court, and with high costs associated with going to trial, it is in both parties’ interests to do all they can to negotiate a settlement before the final court hearing.
Therefore it’s increasingly unlikely that a case will go to trial. However, it’s not unheard of.