Assignment: the saga continues

Argument has now been concluded on all issues including the Claimant’s appeal and the Defendant’s cross…

Assignment: the next chapter

On Tuesday 19th April 2016 His Honour Judge Wood QC sitting in the County Court at Liverpool, will…

Spanish Caravan

The Easter holidays are over: I have returned from an all too brief holiday in Andalucía,…

A Question Time on Costs 28th April 2016

On 28th April 2016 I am coming to Manchester with some of my colleagues, to undertake…

Tinkering under the bonnet

We are now approaching the third anniversary of the implementation of LASPO 2012 on 1st April…

The tightening of the screw

Yesterday the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in a case I successfully argued for the…

Assignment: the tide continues to flow

I am grateful to Marcus Davies and William Mackenzie of DWF who have brought to my…

The Ropewalk Chambers Personal Injury Conference

The Ropewalk Chambers Personal Injury Conference has just concluded. It was a pleasure to meet so…

The stench of hypocrisy

Recently in my household, I have had to declare a state of emergency, suspend the normal…

The shadow of Cassandra

Last year, I wrote a post on the fixed costs regime and how in my opinion…