Nick McDonnell

Nick McDonnell

Nick McDonnell

Director & Costs Lawyer | Kain Knight Costs Lawyers

Nick McDonnell is a Costs Lawyer and a Director with Kain Knight (North & Midlands) Ltd.

Nick graduated from Cambridge University in 1998 and subsequently went into the law practicing civil litigation with a solicitors’ firm in Lancashire where he also took up an interest in costs.

Since then, Nick has become an expert in his field conducting high value and complex costs matters as well as delivering technical and practical training to firms of solicitors throughout England and Wales.

Nick continues to enjoy handling a complex caseload, with an emphasis on Commercial, Intellectual Property, Civil and Catastrophic Injury litigation, including costs management & budgeting, detailed assessment proceedings, as well as conducting appeals up to the Court of Appeal and assessments pursuant to the Solicitors Act 1974. Nick also has extensive experience as an advocate at costs hearings (even appearing in the Court of Appeal before Lord Justice Jackson) and is a qualified mediator.