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Roundtable: litigation funding

13 March 2017

Litigation funding is increasingly lauded as a model for modern litigation. But its role in boosting ‘access to justice’ is less clear cut, the Gazette’s latest roundtable heard.

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Glyn seal

My legal life: Glyn Seal

20 March 2017

Solicitor, Slee Blackwell, Bideford

Tim langton

My legal life: Tim Langton

13 March 2017

Senior partner, Goodman Derrick, London

Andrea coomber

My legal life: Andrea Coomber

6 March 2017

Director, Justice

Sivan gelb

My legal life: Sivan Gelb

27 February 2017

Partner, Michael Conn Goldsobel, London


My legal life: Richard Doolan

20 February 2017

Legal prosecution manager, Crown Prosecution Service, London

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Kevin donoghue

Disastrous ‘admin error’ led to wrongful arrest

20 March 2017By

Kevin Donoghue won £60,000 compensation for client wrongfully arrested on suspicion of sharing indecent images of children.

Laura janes

Judicial review over solitary confinement

13 March 2017By

Laura Janes's Howard League for Penal Reform brought JR on behalf of a boy held in prolonged solitary confinement in a London prison.


Represented social worker cleared of assault

6 March 2017By

Nasir Hafezi represented Amy Partington, who was found not guilty by a Crown court jury.


Victory for ‘Argos’ software firm in IP case

27 February 2017By

Liz Ward represented US software company in a trademark infringement case brought by UK retailer Argos.

Jacqueline mc guigan

Plumber wins landmark ‘gig economy’ case

20 February 2017By

Jacqueline McGuigan represented Gary Smith, who wanted to reduce his working days at Pimlico Plumbers following a heart attack.

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