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Andrew Otchie appears before the High Court in Agyeman v Solicitors Regulation Authority

“On behalf of the appellant, Mr Otchie has made eloquent and succinct submissions” -Mr. Justice Singh
 

Khans Solicitors v Chifuntwe & Anor [2012]

Michael Biggs 
Khans Solicitors v Chifuntwe & Anor [2012]

Anis Rahman OBE represented the Claimant in Daniel Heslouin V LML Refrigerated Transport for an unfair dismissal case at the Employment Tribunal.

Anis Rahman OBE represented the Claimant in Daniel Heslouin V LML Refrigerated Transport for an unfair dismissal case at the Employment Tribunal.

On 7 September 2012 after a 3 day trial a significant judgment was promulgated in favour of the Claimant who is a long distance heavy vehicle HGV driver from France. Judgment settled 2 legal issues:

24 Jul 2012, judgment is handed down in Khans Solicitors v Chifuntwe & Anor [2012] EWHC 2108 (QB). Mr. Michael Biggs represented the claimant / appellant.

Mr. Michael Biggs represented the claimant / appellant in Khans Solicitors v Chifuntwe & Anor [2012] EWHC 2108 (QB)
 
24 Jul 2012, judgment is handed down in Khans Solicitors v Chifuntwe & Anor [2012] EWHC 2108 (QB). Mr. Michael Biggs represented the claimant / appellant. The case is important reading for solicitors practicing in civil litigation. It concerns the excercise of the court's power to protect a firms interests in an inter-parties costs order arising out of litigation. See Mr. Biggs's profile page for more information.

Alvi v Secretary of State [2012] UKSC 33 (Lords Hope, Walker, Clarke, Dyson and Wilson)

Zane Malik: Alvi v Secretary of State [2012] UKSC 33

 
Alvi v Secretary of State [2012] UKSC 33 (Lords Hope, Walker, Clarke, Dyson and Wilson)