|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 136 (May)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 1258 (Ch)|
|Representation||Nicholas Davidson QC and Sian Mirchandani (instructed by Ward Hadaway) for the claimant.|
|Michael Harvey QC and Lloyd Tamlyn (instructed by Simmons & Simmons LLP) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||14 May 2012|
Company - Receiver - Administrative receiver - Claimant company suffering losses from fire - Claimant's insurance policies repudiated - Claimant owing considerable sums to bank - Defendant appointed solicitors to administrative receivers of claimant - Claimant claiming against defendant for professional negligence - Defendant applying for summary judgment to strike out claim - Whether sufficient relationship between parties in contract and/or tort to justify continuation of claim - Whether real prospect of success in claim - CPR 3.4, 24.