James Morgan QC has been appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge for a four year term until August 2023. He will act as a Deputy Judge of the High Court in the Chancery Division on the Midlands Circuit, while continuing in full time practice. James is a highly-regarded commercial practitioner, with particular expertise in the […]
We are delighted to announce that Sophia Rogers has been shortlisted for Star Associate/Junior at the Chambers HNW Awards 2019. The Chambers HNW Awards celebrate leading lawyers within the private wealth sphere. You can view the full shortlist here.
We are pleased to announce that Christopher Buckley has been appointed to the Attorney General’s London A Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown for a period of five years commencing 2 September 2019. Radcliffe Chambers has six members on the Attorney General’s Panels: London A Panel: Kate Selway, Mark Fell and Christopher Buckley (from […]
Radcliffe Chambers and 22 of its members have been ranked in Chambers HNW 2019, a directory of top professional advisers to high net worth individuals around the world. Sources quoted in the guide describe Radcliffe Chambers as “a very commercial set, who provide commercially focused advice in a timely and cost-effective manner”, “fresh and forward […]
Reuben Comiskey acted for the successful liquidators in Re MKG Convenience Ltd (in liquidation) Abdulali and others v NISA Retail Ltd, a recent case on liquidators’ ability to recover payments made after the presentation of a winding up petition. Reuben was interviewed by Lexis®PSL about the ramifications of the decision. Click here to read the […]
We are pleased to announce that pupils Emma Loizou and Poppy Rimington-Pounder have accepted tenancy and will be joining chambers as full members on completion of their pupillage in October 2019. Emma and Poppy accept instructions across all of chambers’ key practice areas. You can view Emma’s profile here and Poppy’s profile here.
Clive Moys contributed Part 2, “Rating, Council Tax & Appeals” to Encyclopaedia of Forms & Precedents Vol. 26(2) A Local Government & Rating. The commentary, together with the forms and precedents have been revised and updated to take account of legislative changes and important court decisions. Additionally, the changes consequent upon the postponement of the […]
Section 306, Companies Act 2006: the power of the court to order a meeting – Webinar with Tina Kyriakides
Tina Kyriakides examined when it’s appropriate to make an application, under section 306 of the Companies Act 2006, for an order for either a shareholders’ meeting to be called or a shareholders’ meeting to be conducted, in a webinar with Thomson Reuters Practical Law. The webinar is available here.
Judgment has been given in R (on the application of Subramanian) v City of London Magistrates Court, a judicial review hearing in which the Administrative Court set aside a decision by City of London Magistrates Court made under s.17 Party Wall etc. Act 1996. The case related to compensation claimed under s.7(2) of the Act […]
The Court of Appeal allowed an appeal by BIC U.K. against the part of the decision of Arnold J. in Burgess v. BIC U.K. Limited  EWHC 785 (Ch) by which the judge held that under the Bic UK Pension Scheme increases to pensions in payment at the rate of 5% or the increase in […]