A recent report from the Legal Ombudsman highlights once again the downside of "no win no fee" arrangements. 

Before deciding whether to enter into a such an agreement, and to understand exactly what a client will be responsible for in terms of fees, Deborah Blythe and Sarah Towler, partners in our personal injury and clinical negligence team have set out some guidelines to assist.

Making a no win no fee agreement work for you (PI) - January 2014.pdf