ASIC's legal expenditure: 2007–08

This is a statement of legal services expenditure by ASIC for 2007-2008 published in compliance with paragraph 11.1 (ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2005.

$
$
$
Total legal services expenditure
54,755,074
Total external legal services expenditure
16,878,136
      External expenditure on solicitors
10,052,070
      Solicitors' professional fees
9,362,772
      Solicitors' disbursements (excluding counsel fees)
689,298
      External expenditure on counsel
6,826,066
      Value of briefs to male counsel*
5,594,213
      Value of briefs to female counsel**
1,231,853
Total internal legal services expenditure
37,876,938
      Salaries
20,185,237
      Salary related overheads
5,256,358
      Overheads
12,435,343

 

* Number of male counsel briefed: 174

** Number of female counsel briefed: 34

 

Notes

  1. Figures are calculated on an accrual basis.
  2. Changes to the format and content of reporting between 2007-2008 and subsequent years arise from changes to the guidance issued to Commonwealth Government agencies on reporting under the Legal Services Directions 2005.
  3. The basis of reporting for 2007-2008 differs from the basis of reporting for subsequent years in the following respects:
      (a) Reporting for 2007-2008 does not include GST.
      (b) Reporting for 2008-2009 does not include the cost of air travel.

 

See also:

ASIC's legal expenditure 2011-2012

ASIC's legal expenditure 2010-2011

ASIC's legal expenditure 2009-2010

ASIC's legal expenditure 2008-2009

 

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