|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 421 (Mar)|
|Representation||Stephen Moverley Smith (instructed by Roiter Zucker) for the claimant.|
|Andrew Thompson (instructed by Jeffrey Green Russell) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||25 March 2002|
Solicitor - Withdrawal - Application for order that solicitor cease to act for party to litigation - Solicitor acting for first defendant in earlier proceedings - Claimant instructing same solicitor in subsequent proceedings against first defendant and others - Defendants issuing application for orders restraining solicitor from acting for claimant on basis of possessing confidential information relating to first defendant - Whether solicitor should be restrained from representing claimant.