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Clare, Solicitor
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Experience:  I have been a solicitor in High Street Practice since 1985 with a wide general experience.
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I went to small claims court as a defendant and the claimant

couldn't prove his case. I... Show More
couldn't prove his case. I now have costs for proving my defence - how do I go about claiming them back?
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i am afraid that there is no basis on which you can claim the costs incurred in defending the case - as no Orders for costs are made in the Small Claims Court.
I am sorry to have to give such bad news - please ask if you need further details
Customer reply replied 3 years ago.

Thanks Claire. What about mileage, travelling expenses etc?

Sadly not