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Amanda Yip Q.C. and Andrew Ward settle two linked personal injury claims for £1,600,000
25 November 2014

Amanda Yip Q.C. and Andrew Ward have settled two linked claims arising from a road traffic accident in May 2013 in the combined sum of £1,600,000. They represented a husband and wife who were injured when an oncoming car struck their tricycle. Liability was admitted. The wife suffered a serious ankle fracture and, ...

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Andrew Ward obtains High Court approval of a settlement of £1,550,000
24 November 2014

On 17th November 2014, Andrew Ward represented the Claimant at an approval hearing following a settlement of a brain injury case in the sum of £1,550,000. Mr. Justice Kenneth Parker approved the settlement on the basis of the Advice on Quantum that Andrew prepared for the Court’s benefit. The settl...

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Adrian Farrow acts for national newsagents and convenience store business
18 November 2014

Adrian Farrow from Exchange Chambers has acted for a national newsagents and convenience store business with over 12,000 staff, in a case brought by Wirral Council. The case against Martin McColl Ltd  (now McColl’s Retail Group PLC) stemmed from a failure to carry out risk assessments for shop staff wo...

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David Toal acts for Duncan McTier in historical offences trial
14 November 2014

David Toal from Exchange Chambers acted for world-renowned musician Duncan McTier, 59, who this week pleaded guilty to two counts of indecent assault and one of attempted indecent assault against three of his ex-students. McTier is recognised as one of the world's foremost double bass soloists and had taught gifted music...

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Imran Shafi has charges dismissed in Class A drugs trial
7 November 2014

Imran Shafi from Exchange Chambers, instructed by Shahid Choudhary of Middleweeks Solicitors, has successfully applied to dismiss all charges against the alleged head of a Conspiracy to Supply Class A drugs. Following legal argument over five days,  HHJ Lunt acceded to the defence submissions and ruled that ...

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Exchange Chambers secures best ever legal directory rankings
5 November 2014

Exchange Chambers has secured a record number of top tier rankings in the Chambers UK Bar Guide 2015. The progressive set, based in Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, is praised for being “one of the strongest sets on the Northern Circuit” with “unrivalled expertise at all levels.” C...

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