We are delighted to announce that Robert Pearce QC has been shortlisted for the Bar Pro Bono Award 2014 for his work with the Human Dignity Trust.
Keith Rowley QC and Piers Feltham are representing over 200 claimants for damages for sexual abuse from the estate of Jimmy Savile, on an appeal by his residuary beneficiary, the Jimmy Savile Charitable Trust.
Radcliffe Chambers are recommended in Chambers and Partners for Client Service at the Bar
Radcliffe Chambers are pleased to announce the return of Jonathan Winegarten to Chambers
Mark Mullen acted for the Official Receiver on applications for a bankruptcy restrictions order (‘BRO’) to be made in respect of a father and son who, before their bankruptcies, carried on business as machinists in partnership with each other. Amongst other things, it was alleged that they had transferred partnership assets to a limited company at an undervalue.
Robert Pearce QC is speaking at the Chancery Bar Association Jersey Conference on Thursday 17th October on “A trustee’s liability for transactions affecting a trust”.
Dov Ohrenstein appeared for the successful Defendants in this case which concerned a claim against a financial director for an account of his dealings with the Claimant companies’ money.
Our Chief Executive, Fiona Fitzgerald has been interviewed by the Law Society’s Women Lawyers Division discussing her career to date and the importance of female role models in the profession.
Amendments to the Consumer Credit Act 1974 introducing the open-ended concept of an “unfair relationship” came into force in 2007. Subsequent case law defining or limiting this concept has been sparse. Adding to the case law, the Court of Appeal has now considered the matter in the context of the exercise of a mortgagee’s power of sale. Graves v Capital Home Loans Ltd EWCA Civ 1297 (in which Peter Dodge appeared for the Respondent lender) concerned a buy to let mortgage.
We are delighted to be shortlisted for the clerking/ practice management award at the Legal 500 Bar Awards 2014