BARRISTER-AT-LAW MEDIATOR, and COSTS ASSESSOR
Mick Eastwood has worked in legal practices for over forty years. He has practised as a Barrister since 1996. Before that he was a Solicitor for 10 years. Having appeared or instructed in countless mediations, he obtained national accreditation as a mediator in 2009. His busy practice combines his expertise as a specialist advocate with his negotiation skills. As either Barrister or Mediator, he has the ability to contribute meaningfully in all areas of litigation.
Mick was appointed as a costs assessor in 2014. He has experience as a solicitor before taxing masters and the preparation of bills of costs in taxable form under the old taxation of costs regime.
In recent times, as counsel, he has appeared in trials for solicitors and clients regarding claims for costs under the current regime.