Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1467
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss P, Otton and Schiemann LJJ

Representation Mark Wonnacott (instructed by Bevan Ashford) for B.
  Mark West (instructed by Clarke, Willmott & Clarke) for P.
Judgment Dates: 20 December 1999


Solicitor - Negligence - Damages - Assessment of damages - Date of assessment - Solicitor's negligence causing lender to lend mortgage on risky security - Whether damages required to be assessed as at date of breach - Whether moneys recovered under mortgage indemnity guarantee policy to be taken into account in assessing damages - Whether costs of in-house lawyers and estate agents recoverable.

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