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White Book not to be defenestrated!

31st July 2020

Simon Browne QC and Mark James successfully argued that the Court of Appeal should allow a £2.2M personal injury claim which had started in the MoJ portal (for claims less than £25,000), which had been an abuse of process, to continue under the CPR Part 7 claim process. The District Judge had struck out the claim as a matter of discretion and a first appeal to the Senior Regional Civil Judge had been dismissed.

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Cable (article 30 07 20) (002)

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Simon Browne QC

Simon Browne QC
Year of Call: 1982
Year of Silk: 2011

Mark James

Mark James
Year of Call: 1987