Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1415
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Bell J

Representation Adrian Jack (instructed by Rosenbergs) for H.
  Francis Tregear (instructed by Mills & Reeve) for R.
Judgment Dates: 9 December 1999


Solicitor - Negligence - Duty of care - Solicitor acting for mortgagee - Whether solicitor instructed on title and security only obliged to inform mortgagee of relevant details of mortgagor's creditworthiness - Whether mortgagee barred from bringing action because it did not review documentation which would have disclosed solicitor's negligence - , .

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