Instructed on appeal to the Court of Appeal in a breach of confidence claim.
Successfully resisted a security for costs application against wife.
Sole Counsel. Court of Appeal.
Guidance given on the nature and scope of CPR r 38.2 (2): discontinuance where High Court injunction obtained but proceedings subsequently commenced in the County Court.
Ellias LJ granted permission to appeal on exceptional grounds. Court of Appeal.
Section 10 of the Partnership Act 1890/dishonest assistance/knowing receipt.
Claims, pursued against the innocent partner during a six-month trial, which the Lawyer described as one of the biggest trials of 2007, were dismissed on appeal. Court of Appeal.
Joint venture/partnership and alleged illegality involving recoveries in excess of £30 million.
Claim concerning the validity of a share buy back arrangement and unpaid dividends in excess of £1 million where fraud and duress alleged.
Sole counsel. Chancery Division.
Application to re-open appeal on a preliminary issue in petitions to wind up seven companies on public interest grounds brought by the Secretary of State for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform.
Instructed as sole counsel on behalf of the Government of Equatorial Guinea in a claim for professional negligence against a bank worth £80,000 which was settled in favour of the Government.
Diplomatic immunity was not available to the Defendant in defence of a breach of employment contract claim.
Sole Counsel for the Claimant.
Procedural irregularity/unfairness in ET decision involving claim for breach of employment contract.
claim concerning validity/rectification of trust and legal/beneficial interest in land
Nature and scope of beneficial interest in land.
Constitutional legality of a contract to remove a member of the judiciary.
Counterclaim/declaration for beneficial interest in land
Acted for the Claimant and successfully resisted the counterclaim.