Ministry of Justice

Scoping project on no win no fee agreements in England and Wales

Date: 11 December 2009


A report defining work that can be carried out in relation to no win no fee agreements in employment tribunal, personal injury and media litigation cases.

The report examines further research which could be conducted into no win no fee agreements in employment, personal injury and media cases.

The study's main aims were to:

  • examine available and potential sources of data in order to aid the Ministry of Justice in developing a detailed final project for funding
  • specify the researchable issues and address implications of different methods in terms of likely quality of findings, costs and timescales.