Dispute Resolution

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Virginia specialises in general domestic and international commercial litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.

Virginia trained, qualified and practiced with Pinsent Masons before moving to Marriott Harrison where she continued in practice for a further seven years.

In practice, Virginia acted in a variety of general commercial disputes covering areas including  intellectual property, fraud, defamation, misrepresentation, breach of contract, debt recovery, breach of restrictive covenants and company and shareholders’ disputes.

Virginia is Head of Dispute Resolution at Lexis®PSL and, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution module, her content work focuses on case management and evidence in civil litigation. She also regularly contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog.

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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31 Mar 2017

New Law Journal columnist Professor Dominic Regan presents an exclusive one-to-one interview with Lord Justice Jackson, who is leading the current review of fixed...

16 Dec 2016

Do you deal with fast track claims or multi-track claims up to £250,000, and have views on the proposed extension of the fixed costs regime?As part of the...

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21 Nov 2016

Are claimants obligated to give defendants the chance to extend existing costs amnesty before taking out after the event (ATE) insurance? Roger Franklin, partner at Edwin...

15 Nov 2016

The Judiciary has commissioned Lord Justice Jackson to undertake a review of fixed recoverable costs. The review will consider extending the present civil fixed...

9 Aug 2016

The Civil Justice Council (CJC) has published its ‘legal and empirical study’ on concurrent expert evidence and ‘hot-tubbing’ in English...

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24 May 2016

A new CJC working group, the Civil Litigation Review working group, has been set up to consider and review a series of discrete topics relating to civil litigation. The...

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25 Apr 2016

In the Keynote Address at the Law Society’s Civil Litigation Conference, Lord Justice Jackson has addressed the controversy around on reforms to bills of costs. He...

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18 Dec 2015

Lord Faulks QC, Minister of State for Civil Justice, has confirmed that the post-implementation review of Part 2 of the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of...

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17 Dec 2015

Lord Faulks QC, Minister of State for Civil Justice has confirmed that the Jackson reforms will apply to insolvency litigation from April 2016. This means that the...

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3 Aug 2015

This is your opportunity to provide feedback on the new Bill of Costs format.  The Committee appointed to make recommendations on a new bill of costs pursuant to the...

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