Nine of 4 New Square’s members feature across four of the Lawyers Top Cases to watch in 2022

The Lawyer has published their list of the Top 20 Cases of 2022. This list highlights some of the most anticipated disputes happening this year. Nine members feature across four of these cases.

The Executive Counsel to the Financial Reporting Council v KPMG, Peter Noel Meehan, Alistair Wright, Richard William Kitchen, Adam David Bennett, Pratik Paw, Stuart Peter and James Smith

FRC Tribunal

10 January, 25 days

For the second defendant, Mr Meehan

Helen Evans, instructed by Clyde & Co partner Tim Crockford and of counsel Andrew Forsyth

For the third defendant, Mr Wright

David Turner QC and Will Cook, instructed by Osborne Clarke partner Tom Ellis

For the sixth defendant, Mr Paw

Scott Allen, instructed by RPC partner Davina Given


Aurium Real Estate London Ultra Prime v Mishcon de Reya

High Court, Business and Property Court

14 March to 7 April, 15 days (in a five-day window)

For the respondent, Mishcon de Reya

Jamie Smith QC and Michael Bowmer, instructed by DWF partner Michael Robin


Rowe & Ors v Ingenious Media Holdings plc & Ors

High Court, Chancery Division

26 April, 23 to 25 weeks

For the ‘Mishcon’ claimants

Nicole Sandells QC, instructed by Mishcon partner Richard Leedham


Allianz Global Investors and others v RSA Group Insurance

High Court, Chancery Division

10 October, eight weeks

For the claimant, Allianz Global Investors

Shail Patel and William Harman, instructed by Brown Rudnick partner Neill Shrimpton


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