Should the insolvency exemption on recoverability of success fees and insurance premiums come to an end? Adam Deacock looks at both sides of the argument in an article recently published on the Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog
We are pleased to announce that Mark Mullen and Dawn McCambley have been admitted to the degree of Barrister-at-Law and Called to the Bar of Northern Ireland.
The Right Honourable Rhodri Viscount St Davids v Barry David Lewis (Trustee in Bankruptcy)  EWHC 2826 (Ch) was an appeal by Lord St Davids against a judgment of Registrar Barber. It is the first reported case to decide what “knowledge” means in section 309(1) of the Insolvency Act 1986. Tina Kyriakides acted for the successful trustee in bankruptcy.
Keith Rowley Q.C. appeared for the successful pension scheme trustees inDutton v. FDR Ltd., which raised an important issue of construction on members’ entitlement to increases to pensions in payment.
Mark Fell and our chief executive, Fiona Fitzgerald, will be taking part in the 30th Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference 2015.
Radcliffe Chambers is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for Chambers of the Year in this year’s Modern Law Awards.
Radcliffe Chambers is delighted to welcome Martin Ouwehand as a new member of Chambers. He will formally commence practice with us on the 15th October 2015.
The Court of Appeal on 9th October dismissed the appeal in Christopher Dixon & EFI Loughton Ltd v Blindley Heath Investments Limited & Others  EWCA Civ 1023 in which Dov Ohrenstein appeared for one of the Respondents.
David di Mambro and Wendy Mathers appeared for the successful Respondent in this appeal from the Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Montserrat) concerning The Central Tenders Board’s decision to terminate the tender process.