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David Knifton secures settlement for Army Captain in claim against Ministry of Defence
23 December 2016

David Knifton from Exchange Chambers has secured a settlement of £2.35 million for an Army Captain who was seriously injured after a climbing accident on Ben Nevis. MS, 33, suffered a severe brain injury and multiple orthopaedic injuries when he f...

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John Wyn Williams secures acquittal for residential worker facing sexual assault charges
16 December 2016

John Wyn Williams appeared on behalf of NK in a trial alleging that he had sexually assaulted another member of staff over a period of 7 years. Following a four day trial in Chester Crown Court the Jury unanimously acquitted him of...

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Success for Lawrence McDonald at Court of Appeal
12 December 2016

Lawrence McDonald from Exchange Chambers has successfully acted for his client at both the court of first instance and the Court of Appeal. In the case of Armchair Answercall Limited (the appellant) and People in Mind Limited (the respondent), ...

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Carly Sandbach appears in Court of Appeal
12 December 2016

Carly Sandbach from Exchange Chambers appeared in the Court of Appeal in the case of Simpson v Simpson & Ors last week. Acting for Graeme and Glenys Simpson, the case was heard by Lord Justice Jackson, Lord Justice Patten and L...

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Louise Metcalf from Exchange Chambers appointed as District Judge
7 December 2016

The Queen has appointed Louise Karen Metcalf from Exchange Chambers to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd. The...

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Alex Williams represents Liverpool City Council at Inquest
6 December 2016

Alex Williams from Exchange Chambers has represented Liverpool City Council at the Inquest in to the death of Maureen Umosoh who was a resident at the Beechwood Specialist Care Home. Mrs Umosoh, a dementia patient, was found dead after walking out of the care home on 16...

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David Birrell, John Wyn Williams, Peter Killen and Robert Wyn Jones act in Modern Slavery trial
1 December 2016

Barristers from Exchange Chambers have represented a range of clients in a Modern Slavery trial at Nottingham Crown Court. David Birrell, instructed by Quinn Melville, represented NP (one of 12 defendants), a Viet...

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