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Hoi-Yee specialises in commercial litigation and international arbitration. She trained and practised at Manches and worked at Rubinstein Phillips and US firm Chadbourne & Parke.  She was a commercial litigation and international arbitration Professional Support Lawyer at Berwin Leighton Paisner before joining LexisNexis.

In practice, Hoi-Yee acted in a range of commercial disputes, including breach of trust and fiduciary duty claims, breach of contract and fraud claims, shareholder disputes and matters involving cross-border issues. She also worked on international arbitration proceedings in London and the Far East.

At LexisNexis, Hoi-Yee works on the Lexis®PSL Arbitration and Dispute Resolution modules. 

Janna is a dispute resolution lawyer with a Masters in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution. During her time in private practice at both Herbert Smith and Denton Wilde Sapte (now Dentons) she worked on complex international disputes, both litigation and LMAA arbitrations, dealing with technical cross border issues.

Janna deals primarily with cross border issues and is active in the work being undertaken in relation to the implications of Brexit for Dispute Resolutions lawyers. She also heads up a LexisNexis costs team bringing together expertise from across the company to deal with the costs issues facing the profession and was a contributing author for the Cook on Costs supplement dealing with the Jackson reforms. Janna is a frequent contributor to the legal and professional press, including the New Law Journal and Counsel magazine.

Ruth specialises in general corporate and commercial dispute resolution with particular experience in shareholder disputes, fraud and warranty claims. Ruth trained and qualified at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP) where she remained in practice for ten years. Her work has involved project managing large-scale cases to trial in the chancery and commercial courts. Ruth was actively involved in in-house training with a particular focus on all aspects of evidence gathering and production, including authoring a user-manual on E-disclosure. She is also a contributor to the New Law Journal.
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13 Nov 2018

The Civil Procedure Committee has circulated the 101st Practice Direction update. This introduces a new video hearing pilot scheme in CPR PD 51V which will come into...

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7 Nov 2018

The Witness Evidence Working Group (WEWG) has been asked to make recommendations with regard to the current rules and practice concerning factual witness evidence in the...

5 Oct 2018

The court resolved the costs dispute as it held that forcing the parties to proceed to a trial simply to resolve costs would be disproportionate and wasteful. It also...

3 Oct 2018

This case considered the legal test and evidential burden required to succeed with a claim for dishonest assistance in relation to a breach of duty by a fiduciary. The...

13 Sep 2018

HHJ Pearce applied the Court of Appeal authority in Conlon v Royal & Sun Alliance to retrospectively reallocate a case to the small claims track. The claim consisted...

2 Aug 2018

On 31 July 2018, it was announced that the CPR Committee (CPRC) has given approval for a two-year disclosure pilot scheme to commence on 1 January 2019. The mandatory...

17 Jul 2018

The respondents in this case had devised a complex fraud, resulting in attempts to enforce default judgments against the appellant, AXA Insurance UK plc (Axa). The fraud...

21 Jun 2018

In this case, the Court of Appeal decided that the respondent debt collection firm was not vicariously liable for the tortious acts (arising out of assault, battery and...

19 Jun 2018

The High Court’s judgment in Various Claimants v Wm Morrison Supermarkets is significant in that this is a group litigation case involving a costs award arising out of a...

8 Jun 2018

Richard Munden, barrister at 5RB, examines a High Court decision to restrain an unknown defendant from publishing data he had stolen when he hacked into the claimant...

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