Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2013] All ER (D) 141 (May)
Neutral Citation: [2013] EWHC 1209 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Morgan J

Representation Philip Marshall QC, Simon Davenport QC and Aidan Casey (instructed by Pinsent Masons) for the applicant.
  Henry Legge QC and Sarah Haren (instructed by Mishcon de Reya) for the first respondent.
  The second respondent appeared in person.
Judgment Dates: 29 April 2013

Catchwords

Administration of estates - Control of administration - Receiver - Applicant being claimant in action against seven defendants, including B - Applicant applying for appointment of receiver in relation to B's estate following B's death - Whether court should appoint receiver.

The Case

Administration of estates Control of administration. The Chancery Division ordered the appointment of receivers in relation to the estate of Mr Boris Berezovsky. It held that such an appointment was appropriate in circumstances where there was no one in post to represent the estate.

Practice Areas

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