Dispute Resolution

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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.

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.

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8 Aug 2016

Stephen Innes, barrister at 4 New Square, looks back over the past six months of dispute resolution in the UK and considers the key developments in costs and Part 36....

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17 Dec 2015

Master O’Hare has given a costs judgment in which he awarded indemnity costs against a losing party for conduct which he deemed ‘unreasonable’ when it...

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14 May 2015

Two years into the Jackson costs reforms and we could be forgiven for thinking that the changes were bedding in and we could look forward to a period of relative calm...

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14 May 2015

Part 36 offers in detailed assessment proceedings are not to be treated differently to such offers made in damages claims when it comes to determining whether the court...

5 Feb 2015

We held a series of seminars in conjunction with Ed Pepperall QC of St Philips Commercial (chair of the Part 36 sub-committee) to give the insider’s guide...

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2 Feb 2015

In UWUG Limited v Ball [2015] EWHC 74 (IPEC) Hacon J decided costs in a case where a defendant litigant in person withdrew his Part 36 offer in circumstances where the...

25 Jan 2015

Our January newsletter to Subscribers will contain a link to the film of the Part 36 London seminar and a downloadable copy of documentation handed out at the...

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21 Jan 2015

Update: We will be running a Q & A session as part of each seminar and invite readers to submit their questions below to be answered by Ed Pepperall QC. We will be...

18 Dec 2014

The Statutory Instrument for the much anticipated re-write of CPR 36 is now with us. Hot off the press, we can confirm: Yes - It is a complete re-write  Yes - It will...

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14 Oct 2014

Mr Justice Leggatt has righted what would appear to have been a manifest breach of the principle of open and natural justice in the rather extraordinary case of Evans v...

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