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the professional negligence blog

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Causation: the Defendant’s friend

“When a judge says ‘It ill behooves the Defendant to argue that his negligence did not cause the Claimant’s loss…’, you know he doesn’t understand how a causation defence works.”  So commented a colleague of mine in my early days of doing professional negligence cases.    In a recent solicitor’s negligence claim[1] the High Court... [More]

LIP new guidance for lawyers

On 4 June 2015 guidelines prepared jointly by the Bar Council, CILEx and the Law Society were published. http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/Support-services/Advice/Articles/Litigants-in-person-new-guidelines-for-lawyers-June-2015/