Cases by Area of Law

Mawby v Howard

 [2002] All ER D 114

Barrister: Leslie Blohm QC
Area of Law: Wills, Trusts and Probate
Leslie successfully acted for the claimant in a challenge to a will by allegation of forgery and want of knowledge and approval.

X v Woollacombe Yonge

[2001] WTLR 308

Barrister: John Dickinson
Area of Law: Wills, Trusts and Probate

Summary: A negligence claim against solicitors for delaying in the preparation of a will for a terminally ill client.

Bristol & West plc v Bartlett

[2001] All ER (D) 404

Barrister: John Dickinson
Area of Law: Commercial Dispute Resolution

Summary: John acted for a building society in defeating assertions that a mortgage shortfall debt was statute barred.

Nixon v F J Morris

The Times February 6th 2001

Barrister: Timothy Grice
Area of Law: Clinical Negligence

Summary: The potential link between trauma and the onset of Multiple Sclerosis.

Re B

[2001] 1 FLR 871

Barrister: Susan Hunter
Area of Law: Children

Summary: Sexual abuse: experts report.

Re B (care proceedings, disclosure, Article 8)

[2001] 2 FLR 1017

Barrister: Sarah Phillimore
Area of Law: Children

Summary: Disclosure – care proceedings relating to four children. Father of one of the children seeking disclosure of all documents filed in court proceedings. European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

R (Gloucestershire CC) v SSETR

[2001] 82 P. & C.R. 171

Barrister: Peter Wadsley
Area of Law: Planning

Summary: Status of footpath destroyed by riverbank erosion; whether the footpath could move with the bank; whether the public were entitled to pass into a new line of footpath because of the destruction.

Fuller v Cyracuse Limited and Real Time Limited

[2001] BCLC 187

Barrister: Martha Maher
Area of Law: Company

Summary: Application to strike our winding-up petition by contributor upon breakdown of shareholders’ relationship. Question whether petition had acted unreasonably in refusing offer by respondents to purchase his shares under Section 125 (2) 1A 86.

Minster Chalets v Irwin Park Residents Association

[2001] EWLands LRX 28 2000

Barrister: Guy Adams
Area of Law: Property

Summary: Landlord and tenant.

Goodman v Evely

[2004] EWCA Civ 104, [2002] HLR 53

Barrister: Guy Adams
Area of Law: Property

Summary: Residential landlord and tenant.