Becky Whitfield


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Becky Whitfield

Associate Costs Lawyer

Becky has worked in the legal sector since 1999. She qualified as a Costs Lawyer in 2017.


Switalskis Solicitors Ltd
In the DB Cargo Building
Lakeside Business Park
Carolina Way

Becky has a wealth of experience. She specialises in personal injury and clinical negligence matters including:

  • Preparation of statements of costs
  • Costs negotiations
  • Detailed assessment proceedings
  • Fixed costs issues

 Becky is a member of the Association of Costs Lawyers and APIL


Becky is an experienced and rounded costs professional. She is particularly well versed in fixed costs arguments.


Becky was the lead costs lawyer in the case of Doyle v M&D Foundations which is the leading Court of Appeal authority on contracting out of the fixed costs regime under Part 45.

 During her career she has been involved in several high value and often unusual claims and since the introduction of fixed costs in 2013 has specialised in challenges related to Part 45. 


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