Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2004] All ER (D) 120 (Sep)
Neutral Citation: [2004] EWHC 2016 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Peter Leaver QC sitting as a Deputy Judge of the High Court

Representation David Spens (instructed by Harding Evans, Newport) for the claimant.
  David Halpern (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbroughs and Gardner Weller) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 20 September 2004

Catchwords

Practice and procedure - Striking out - Summary dismissal - No reasonable prospect of success - No other compelling reason for trial.

The Case

Where the claimant's proposed claim as pleaded, disputing the administration of his father's estate, had no real prospect of success and there was no other compelling reason for a trial, it would be struck out.

Practice Areas

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