Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 526 (Jul)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Mackay J

Representation Andrew Sutcliffe QC and Davis Quest (instructed by Woolsey Morris) for the claimant.
  The first defendant did not appear and was not represented.
  Michael Pooles QC and Mark Cannon (instructed by Reynolds Porter Chamberlain) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 30 July 2002

Catchwords

Solicitor - Partnership - Liability of solicitor for acts of his partners - Solicitor taking part in fraudulent investment scheme - Claimant losing money invested in scheme - Claimant suing solicitor's former partner - Whether solicitor acting in ordinary course of business as a solicitor - Whether partner liable - .

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