In its April 11, 2016, issue, The Toronto Star quoted Ben Hanuka about the risks of court delay to the assessment process of lawyers’ accounts. Click here for the full text of the article.
In the article, titled, “Challenges to high legal bills delayed by short-staffed office”, Ben commented about the consequences of the backlog beyond delayed justice:
…[T]here’s a risk that lawyers who keep experiencing delayed payments because of a clogged assessment system could start demanding money upfront. The less credit a lawyer is prepared to extend to his client for the payment of bills, the more difficult it will be to access lawyers.
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