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Robert Pearce QC is shortlisted for the Bar Pro Bono Award 2014

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.


Court of Appeal hears Jimmy Savile appeal: criteria for the removal of executors and the duties of an executor of a potentially insolvent estate

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 commended for Client Service in the recent edition of Chambers and Partners

Radcliffe Chambers are recommended in Chambers and Partners for Client Service at the Bar


Jonathan Winegarten returns to Chambers as an accredited Mediator.

Radcliffe Chambers are pleased to announce the return of Jonathan Winegarten to Chambers


Conduct as a partner may found an application for a Bankruptcy Restrictions Order

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

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”.


Exsus Travel Limited & Others v James Turner & Anor [2014] EWCA 1331

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.


Fiona Fitzgerald talks to the Law Society's Women Lawyers Division

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.


Consumer Credit Act “unfair relationships”: mental health and the exercise of a mortgagee’s power of sale

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[2014] EWCA Civ 1297 (in which Peter Dodge appeared for the Respondent lender) concerned a buy to let mortgage.


Radcliffe Chambers are shortlisted for the Legal 500 Clerking and Practice Management award

We are delighted to be shortlisted for the clerking/ practice management award at the Legal 500 Bar Awards 2014

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