a document detailing the money that has been charged for something, often money that has already been deducted from an account (rather than an invoice which still has to be paid) The respondent had failed to pay counsel's fees in a legal aid matter in which the fee note had been submitted in 1984.
- Lawyers can buy specialist software such as the fee note system.
- My 25 year mortgage recently came to an end and I got a fee note for £195.
- No fee note has been received from Counsel as yet.
- This phrase is not used in the US.