|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 188 (Jan)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Waller, Wilson and Stanley Burnton LJJ (Judgment delivered extempore)
|Representation||Paul Sutherland (instructed by Kennedys) for the claimant.|
|Andrew Veen (instructed on a pro-bono basis through the Direct Public Access scheme) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||26 January 2009|
Negligence - Solicitor - Accrual of cause of action - Loss of chance - Claimant firm of solicitors bringing claim against defendant for non-payment of fees - Defendant defending claim and filing counterclaim against solicitors - Defendant alleging negligence on part of solicitors for failure to advise properly in respect of limitation period in bringing separate action - Defendant also alleging 'loss of chance' in recovering insurance monies from insurers in separate action - Judge making findings against defendant - Whether grounds to attack judge's findings.