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Members of 4 New Square Chambers Involved in Important Costs Judgment

Members of 4 New Square Chambers have been involved in an important…

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4 New Square Chambers Recorder Appointments

We are delighted to announce that three members of 4 New Square Chambers…

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Pippa Manby acts for the Rugby Football Union in successfully prosecuting former premiership player

Pippa Manby acted for the Rugby Football Union in prosecuting Chris Mayor for anti-doping offences relating to human growth hormone (hGH), a prohibited substance and class…

Pippa Manby obtains substantially reduced ban for professional cricketer

Pippa Manby has recently represented Derbyshire County Cricketer, Tom Wood, in anti-doping proceedings brought against him by the ECB. Mr Wood tested positive for banned substance,…

Alison Padfield KC and Clare Dixon KC feature in FreeBar’s Visibility Project

4 New Square’s Alison Padfield KC and Clare Dixon KC feature in FreeBar’s Visibility Project which launched in July 2022 to celebrate LGBT+ diversity at and…

Important case concerning the obligations of solicitors when responding to informal queries

Patrick Lawrence KC, Carl Troman and Diarmuid Laffan succeed in the Court of Appeal in an important case concerning the obligations of solicitors when responding to…

Tenancy Opportunities

4 New Square Chambers invites applications for tenancy from practitioners who will add to the wealth of excellence and expertise amongst its existing members. Applications would…

The Legal 500 Bar Awards 2022 – 4 New Square Chambers shortlisted for 21 awards

We are delighted to announce that 4 New Square has been shortlisted for 21 awards at the 2022 Legal 500 Bar Awards. The awards are based…

CMC Spreadbet PLC v Robert Tchenguiz: Daniel Saoul KC and Ben Smiley succeed in substantial financial services dispute

On 1 July 2022 the High Court handed down its trial Judgment in the case of CMC Spreadbet PLC v Robert Tchenguiz, a decision concerning compliance…

George Spalton KC, acting for Nissan against Carlos Ghosn, successfully resists an application to strike out high value civil fraud claims

George Spalton KC, acting for Nissan and its Middle East subsidiary NME in high value and high profile civil fraud claims against Mr Carlos Ghosn in…

4 New Square Chambers is delighted to be participating in the COMBAR Mentoring Scheme for Under-Represented Groups – Now Open for Applications

“The promotion of diversity at the Commercial Bar is one of COMBAR’s core aims.  It is vital that the Commercial Bar recruits from the most talented…

Jamie Smith KC and Michael Bowmer act for the successful defendant in one of the top 20 cases of 2022

Judgment was handed down today in Aurium Real Estate London Ultra Prime Limited v Mishcon de Reya LLP [2022] EWHC 1253 (Ch) dismissing a £65 million claim…



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Stay of proceedings before serving a claim form

What should claimants do when limitation is about to expire? Noting…

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Four Fundamentals of Limitation Periods in Contract and Tort Claims

By Carl Troman, Barrister and Mediator at 4 New Square Four key points…

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Unfair Prejudice Petitions: what makes prejudice “unfair”?

Unfairness is an essential ingredient in minority shareholder petitions. Prejudice alone is not enough….

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