If you’ve ever been involved in a legal process, you may have heard the phrase ‘court proceedings.’ But, you might not have been aware of what that actually means.
Often, people think court proceedings are just what goes on in a trial. In fact, court proceedings include the steps that start the kinds of claim we make, negotiation to try and settle the claim, and everything needed leading up to a trial.
Although, very few claims actually go as far as trial. In late 2018, only 2.7% of case in County Court reached trial.
So, if you’re worried about having to go to trial over your claim, know that we do everything we can at every stage to try and settle your claim before trial. That’s every stage throughout the court proceedings.
To find out about what court proceedings are, and what happens at each stage, please take a look at the infogrpahic below.