|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 180 (May)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 1226 (Ch)|
Judge David Cooke
|Representation||Nicholas Trompeter (instructed by Iliffes Booth Bennett) for the claimant.|
|Seb Oram (instructed by Blandy & Blandy LLP) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||9 May 2012|
Estate agent - Commission - Entitlement - Claimant estate agent working for defendant firm of estate agents as consultant - Defendant involved in sale of factory, resulting in large quantity of commission - Claimant seeking to renegotiate terms of consultancy - Claimant drafting letters for third parties, aiming to encourage disinstruction of defendant - Claimant issuing proceedings to recover fees - Defendant counterclaiming - Whether claimant forfeitting right to fees through breach of fiduciary duty - Whether claimant obliged to repay fees received so far - Whether appropriate to make order for account of claimant's further dealings.