Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 375 (Dec)
Court: Chancery Division

Stanley Burnton J

Representation William Hansen (instructed by Jefferies) for the appellant.
  Raquel Agnello (instructed by Sprecher Grier Halberstam LLP) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 21 December 2001


Bankruptcy - Appeal - Appeal against adjudication - Bankrupt owner of former matrimonial home - Bankrupt failing to sign order transferring matrimonial home to appellant - Whether matrimonial home part of bankrupt's estate.

The Case

The court upheld the district judge's decision that the former matrimonial home did fall within the estate of the bankrupt and was passed to the trustee in bankruptcy.

Practice Areas

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