Two new tenants, Tom Beasley and Steven Barrett (both formerly of 33 Bedford Row), have joined us with effect from today, 20th June 2011.
Joshua Winfield represented the respondent in this case, which concerned the ability of personal representatives to bring proceedings before obtaining a grant of letters of administration.
Marie-Claire Bleasdale appeared in this application which raised an important point regarding the enforcement of High Court orders for possession against trespassers.
Elizabeth Ovey, Robert Pearce QC, Francesca Quint and Mark Mullen are taking part in litigation concerning the issue of public benefit, charitable status and independent schools in a hearing listed for seven days starting today, 17 May 2011, before the Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery Chamber).
Dov Ohrenstein appeared for thel Defendant in this case concerning the disputed title to goods sold by an administrator.
Francesca Quint appeared for the Respondents before the Court of Appeal in this case, concerning the eligibility for appointment of foundation governors.
Keith Rowley QC and Elizabeth Ovey were both instructed, for the representative beneficiaries, in proceedings which were brought by the trustee of the Prudential Staff Pension Scheme for directions on a large number of issues following a change by Prudential in its long-established policy of granting discretionary increases on pensions in payment.
Marcus Flavin appeared for HM Revenue and Customs, a case in which the Revenue appealed to the Court of Appeal against the annullment of a bankruptcy order.
Mark Mullen and Josh Lewison are the authors of the third edition ofCompanies Limited by Guarantee, published by Jordans.
Mark Mullen has been appointed by the Attorney General to be Junior Counsel to the Crown (B Panel) for a five year period from 1st March 2011.