Case

Shannon v Global Tunnelling Experts

07/05/2015

Practice Areas

Personal Injury

Cases Citation

[2015] EWHC 1267 (QB)

Conflict of laws case under Regulation 44/2001. Successfully represented Claimant in defeating challenge to jurisdiction by Belgian Defendants to PI claim arising from accident at work on construction site in Belgian involving multiple Defendants. D unsuccessfully contended there was no risk of irreconcilable judgments under Art 6(1) from concurrent proceedings in Belgium and/or that the dispute arose from an individual contract of employment under Art 18 and 19 of the Brussels Regulation. D’s subsequent application to CA for permission to appeal refused.


Related Barristers


Richard Wilkinson

Richard Wilkinson
Year of Call: 1992