Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 246 (Mar)
Court: Chancery Division

Judge Rich QC sitting as a judge of the High Court

Representation Paul Norris (instructed by Goodwins, Harrow) for the claimant
  Roland Higgs (instructed by Moore & Blatch, Southampton) for the defendants
Judgment Dates: 15 March 2002


Partnership - Agreement - Existence of partnership disputed - Claimant alleging parties entering into partnership agreements relating to purchase, development and sale of two properties - Claimant retiring from partnership - Parties executing deed of retirement - Whether defendants obliged to pay sum to claimant under deed of retirement.

The Case

In proceedings arising out of a dispute as to the existence of a partnership between the parties, the object of which was the purchase, development and eventual sale of two properties, the court ruled that, on the evidence, there was a partnership as alleged by the claimant.

Practice Areas

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