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Court of Appeal upholds sentence in major committal application relating to complex and long-running fraud case

The Court of Appeal has upheld a 12-month imprisonment sentence for serious breaches of asset disclosure obligations in a complex...

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High Court ruling approved in Glenea Contracts Limited v Phillip Friel [2024] EWHC 1243 (Ch)

High Court ruling: Manager overpaying himself from company account deemed a true trustee Businesses that fall victim to employee fraud...

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Andrew Francis writes for New Law Journal: BEWARE THE BOILERPLATES!

In an article for New Law Journal,  Andrew Francis covers the recent judgement in Mackenzie v...

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Chambers HNW Awards 2024

We are pleased to congratulate two Serle Court Juniors, Gregor Hogan and Stephanie Thompson, who have both been shortlisted as...

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Court of Appeal gives guidance in which a group of claimants can together issue one claim form

Morris and others v Williams & Co Solicitors (a firm) [2024] EWCA Civ 376 The Court of Appeal has given guidance on...

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Supreme Court Rules on Jurisdiction to Grant Anti-Suit Injunction in Support of Foreign-Seat Arbitration Clause

The Supreme Court has today (23rd April 2024) given its decision in UniCredit Bank GmbH v RusChemAlliance LLC ...

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Oasis Investments II Master Fund Ltd and Others v Jardine Strategic Holdings Limited [2024] CA (Bda) 7 Civ

Jonathan Adkin KC and Adil Mohamedbhai continue to act for the dissenters in Re Jardine Strategic Holdings Limited, a...

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DIFC Court of Appeal grants permission to appeal on the basis that the decision in Sandra Holding is arguably wrong

In the ongoing proceedings in Carmon Reesttrutura-Engenharia v Cuenda, the DIFC Court of Appeal has granted permission to appeal on...

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Legal 500 EMEA Rankings 2024

The Legal 500 EMEA Guide 2024 has just been released.  Serle Court has been recognised as leading set in the Commercial...

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George Vare writes for LexisNexis

In an article for LexisNexis, George Vare analyses the recent decision in Leonard v Leonard [2024] EWHC 321 (ChD) in which George...

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ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes - 60 Second Interview with Jonathan Upton

Jonathan Upton features in the latest edition of the ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes Magazine Issue 12 'Clarity In Conflict: New Perspectives On...

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Serle Court collect the ‘Middle East-Wide Dispute Resolution: Leading UK Barristers’ Set’ award at the Chambers and Partners Middle East Awards 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Serle Court has been awarded the Middle East-Wide Dispute Resolution: Leading UK Barristers’...

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Dan McCourt Fritz KC and Andrew Gurr act in successful committal application

The High Court has handed down a sentence of 12 months against the Respondent to a committal application in the long-running...

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Lifestyle Equities CV and another (Respondents) v Amazon UK Services Ltd and others (Appellants) [2024] UKSC 8

Michael Edenborough KC and Thomas St Quintin (Hogarth Chambers) (instructed by Brandsmiths) acted for the successful Respondent in...

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Wilson Leung writes for ThoughtLeaders4 FIRE Magazine Issue 16 on interim receivers

In the latest issue of ThoughtLeaders4 FIRE Magazine, Wilson Leung looks at the court’s power to appoint an...

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Paul Adams writes for Trust & Trustees

In an article for Trust & Trustees, Paul Adams discusses the circumstances in which proprietary claims can be made by...

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Niamh Herrett writes for Lexis Nexis

In an article for Lexis Nexis, Niamh Herrett discusses the recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Easygroup Ltd...

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Loveridge v Povey and Ors [2024] EWHC 329 (Ch)

Dan McCourt Fritz KC and Ramyaa Veerabathran successfully represented the respondent controlling shareholder, Ivy Loveridge, in an application made by...

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Annual Case Review 2023

We are delighted to announce the publication of our Annual Case Review 2023.  “Members of Serle Court have been...

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Building Bridges in European and Human Rights Law

On Thursday 11 April, the Honourable Society of Lincolns Inn will be holding the launch and presentation of “Building Bridges...

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Judgment has been handed down by the Court of Appeal in THG plc and others v. Zedra Trust Company (Jersey) Limited [2024] EWCA Civ 158.

Lance Ashworth KC and Dan McCourt Fritz KC acted on behalf of the successful appellants, THG plc and others, in...

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Matthew Innes writes for LexisNexis

In an article for LexisNexis Restructuring & Insolvency, Matthew Innes discusses the recent decision of the High Court in the...

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Andrew Francis writes for New Law Journal

In this article Andrew Francis considers (with reference to a recent judgment of the Planning Court in House v Waverley...

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Judgment has today been handed down in Leonard v Leonard [2024] EWHC 321(ChD) after a 12-day trial before Mrs Justice Joanna Smith DBE

Constance McDonnell KC and George Vare, assisted by Anneliese Mondschein, acted on behalf of the successful Claimants in this contested...

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