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A European Super League? Initial thoughts on legal ramifications

“Some people believe football (soccer) is a matter of life…

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Mo Sethi QC, Ed Kemp and James Bickford Smith ranked Tier 1 in Legal 500 EMEA for DIFC and ADGM Litigation
15.04.21 News

Mohinderpal Sethi QC, Edward Kemp and James Bickford Smith have…

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COVID-19 and the operation of Chambers: important information for our clients and contacts
12.04.21 News

As at 12th  April 2021 During the Covid-19 pandemic, we…

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Littleton Sports Law Group members appointed to Sport Resolutions panels
06.04.21 News Sports

Littleton Sports Law Group members John Mehrzad QC, Paul Gilroy…

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Mo Sethi QC Wins Appeal on Correct Approach to Reconsideration Applications
26.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

On 26 March 2021 the EAT (per His Honour Judge…

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Ed Kemp co-authors DIFC employment law chapter

Ed Kemp, chair of Littleton’s Dubai group, has co-authored the…

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QC Appointments profile of John Mehrzad QC
16.03.21 News Sports

The Queen’s Counsel Appointments website has published a profile of…

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Littleton’s Head of Chambers Gavin Mansfield QC named Barrister of the Week by The Lawyer
16.03.21 News

Article first published by The Lawyer ‘Barrister of the Week’…

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Littleton trio appointed Queen’s Counsel
15.03.21 News

Littleton is very proud to see our three new silks,…

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Jonathan Cohen QC instructed for Candy Ventures against vaunted fashion house Ralph & Russo

Jonathan Cohen QC is instructed for Candy Ventures against vaunted…

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Sir Philip Rutnam Settles Claim with Home Office
05.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

Littleton’s Head of Chambers, Gavin Mansfield QC, represented Sir Philip…

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Workers not able to displace a recognised independent Union
01.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

If the employer has recognised an independent union, even where…

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Littleton Chambers response to Consultation on measures to reform post-termination non-compete clauses in contracts of employment
26.02.21 Employment News

As you will be aware, the Government is carrying out…

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Littleton members appear in ground breaking appeal regarding flexible working and the rights of working mothers

Littleton Chambers’ Mohinderpal Sethi QC, Sophia Berry and Bianca Balmelli,…

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Littleton experts ranked in Chambers Global guide
22.02.21 News

We are delighted to have 8 individuals members recommended in…

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Commentary on today’s Supreme Court decision in Uber BV v Aslam and ors

Taxi for Mr Uber? The Supreme Court has handed down…

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Ed Kemp Succeeds in the EAT on Public Interest Test
11.02.21 Employment Latest Cases

In a judgment handed down today, Ed Kemp (who did…

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Nick Siddall QC to appear on Radio 4 discussing the legal perspective on vaccinating care home workers
09.02.21 Employment News

Nick Siddall QC appeared on Radio 4 on Friday 12…

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Littleton Chambers supports 10,000 Black Interns
05.02.21 News

Littleton Chambers is delighted to announce that it is one…

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Adam Solomon QC represents local authority in injunction under the Protection from Harassment Act 1997, against man described as “Britain’s most controversial landlord”
04.02.21 News

Adam Solomon QC is representing Ashford Borough Council in an…

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Littleton Employment Silks to appear in Daniel Barnett’s series of Employment Webinars in support of the FRU

Three of our employment silks, Gavin Mansfield QC, David Reade…

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Sir Philip Rutnam v Home Office ranked in The Lawyer Top 20 cases

Sir Philip Rutnam v Home Office has been ranked by…

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Nick Goodfellow successful in rogue trader injunction application

Nick Goodfellow appeared for Domestic & General (D&G) in a…

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Paul Gilroy QC successfully defends parents accused of racial harassment and victimisation by ex-England and Premier League footballer Daniel Sturridge
25.01.21 Employment News Sports

Paul Gilroy QC has successfully defended a couple accused by…

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Gavin Mansfield QC and Alexander Robson successful in Court of Appeal on test for equitable duty of confidence
20.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

On 19 January 2021 the Court of Appeal handed down…

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Superyacht appeal: Grahame Anderson wins in EAT
18.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

Grahame Anderson has won in an important appeal before the…

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John Mehrzad QC successful in extension of springboard principle
07.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

Springboard injunction doctrine applied to express contractual obligations Summary Historically,…

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Littleton announces hat-trick of members to be appointed Queen’s Counsel: Rupert D’Cruz, Carol Davis & Niran De Silva
17.12.20 News

Littleton is delighted to announce a hat-trick of success with…

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Daniel Tatton Brown QC in successful defence of High Court business protection claim
17.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

Daniel Tatton Brown QC, instructed by Stephen Moore, Lorna Clark…

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Webinar Series: Employment Trends in the Post-Covid Era

Following on from our lockdown series of webinars, we are…

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David Reade QC appears for Royal Mail in an appeal on various issues under the Agency Worker Regulations
11.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

David Reade QC appears for Royal Mail in an appeal…

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Simpson v Cantor Fitzgerald: whistleblowing “insiders”, separability and aggregation
01.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

A tale of dysfunctional relationships and intrigue amongst about salespeople…

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Benjamin Gray brings successful appeal on the law of misrepresentation in employment settlements
30.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 26th November 2020 the Employment Appeal Tribunal handed down…

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Littleton becomes founding partner of Bridging the Bar
25.11.20 News

We are proud to announce that we have become a…

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Littleton sponsors Bar Council ‘English Law Week meets Russian Law Week’ virtual series

We are proud sponsors of the Bar Council’s ‘English Law…

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Charlotte Davies successful in Court of Appeal in case concerning the Employment Tribunal’s jurisdiction in claims against qualification bodies
20.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 13.11.20 the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in…

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Gavin Mansfield QC successfully defends Charles Stanley in a claim by a former associate investment manager for breach of contract
16.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 3 November 2020, Mrs Justice Collins Rice dismissed Mr…

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Hacked Telegram messages ruled inadmissible as BVI Commercial Court winds up insolvent company

BVI Commercial Court rules that hacked Telegram messages are inadmissible…

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Chambers UK Bar 2021 Guide: record number of improved and new rankings
22.10.20 News

We are delighted to have a Chambers record number of…

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Naomi Ellenbogen QC Appointed to High Court Bench
19.10.20 News

Littleton is delighted by today’s announcement that our colleague and…

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Littleton’s newest recruit Andrew Maguire called to the Bar of Ireland
13.10.20 News

We would like to congratulate our newest recruit Andrew Maguire…

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Supreme Court decision on governing law of arbitration agreement

The Supreme Court has today handed down Enka Insaat Ve Sanayi…

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Niran de Silva appointed to sit as a Recorder
07.10.20 News

Chambers is delighted to announce Niran de Silva’s appointment as…

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Littleton excels in Legal 500 2021 UK Bar Guide
01.10.20 News

Members of Littleton Chambers have excelled in the Legal 500…

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New pupils Sarah Harty and Blathnaid Breslin join Littleton Chambers
01.10.20 News

Littleton is delighted to welcome our two new pupils Sarah…

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Chambers Bar Awards 2020: Littleton shortlisted for Employment Set of the Year
28.09.20 News

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Employment Set…

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Jonathan Cohen QC appears in the High Court for footballer Lionel Messi of Barcelona FC
22.09.20 Sports Latest Cases

Jonathan Cohen QC appeared yesterday for probably the most famous…

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Khrapunov v JSC BTA Bank reported in ICLR official law reports

The case of Khrapunov v JSC BTA Bank, in which…

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Commercial Court considers grant of declaratory relief in context of ongoing foreign proceedings

In an important judgment handed down today reported at [2020]…

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Gavin Mansfield QC and Jason Drakeford celebrate 20th anniversary at Littleton
10.09.20 News

Littleton congratulates our Head of Chambers, Gavin Mansfield QC and…

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Mark Humphreys appointed to Attorney General’s Civil B Panel of Counsel
19.08.20 Employment News

Chambers is delighted to announce that Mark Humphreys has been…

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Adam Solomon QC to represent oldest and fourth largest sovereign wealth fund in High Court dispute

Adam Solomon QC instructed by Fox Williams LLP to represent…

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Adam Solomon called to the Bar of St Christoper and Nevis (pro tem)

Adam has just appeared in a confidential matter in the…

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Littleton’s Anirudh Mather instructed on behalf of Claimants in group action over Brazilian dam collapse
24.07.20 News Latest Cases

Anirudh Mathur has been appointed to the core legal team…

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Updated Covid Arrangements
21.07.20 News

Littleton will resume a physical staffing presence from 1st September…

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Supreme Court issues ground-breaking company law decision

David Lascelles and James Bickford Smith  The Supreme Court yesterday…

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No Gloss for Varnish – EAT dismisses “worker status” British Cycling appeal
15.07.20 Employment News Sports

The long-awaited decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in Jess…

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Littleton is delighted to announce the arrival of Andrew Maguire into Chambers.
10.07.20 News

Andrew Maguire is a renowned Chancery and Commercial advocate, who…

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Commercial court to decide claims for declaratory relief in ISDA Master dispute

Charles Samek QC and James Bickford Smith have concluded a…

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David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson defeat Supreme Court permission attempt in Okedina v Chikale.

The Supreme Court has refused permission to appeal in the…

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How to handle an Urgent High Court Employment Dispute:
09.06.20 News

An in-depth practical course for Associates in six 1 hour…

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Charles Samek QC, appeared today in the BVI Commercial Court for Blackbrook Asset Management Limited on its application for the appointment of joint liquidators over High Elms Capital Limited (HEC).
08.06.20 News

Charles Samek QC, instructed by Richard Brown at Carey Olsen,…

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Understanding Contracts during the Covid-19 Pandemic webinar

Paul Gilroy QC and John Mehrzad QC of Littleton’s Sports…

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Alexander Halban successful in case on common law liens, to be published in Weekly Law Reports

‘A primitive remedy of ancient origin’ or a modern commercial…

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John Mehrzad to be appointed QC
01.06.20 News

Littleton is delighted to announce that John Mehrzad is to…

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Football and Covid-19: the New Normal north and south of the border webinar

Littleton Chambers and Addleshaw Goddard LLP invite you to a…

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Congratulations to Niran de Silva who has been appointed as a Fee-Paid Judge of the Employment Tribunals
29.05.20 News

Once judicial training is completed, he will be sitting part-time…

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Littleton’s Covid Related Employment Webinars
22.05.20 News

Join us for Littleton’s Covid Related Employment Webinars: Collective Consultation…

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David Reade QC and Lydia Banerjee are in action on behalf of cyclist Jess Varnish in her appeal against the Tribunal decision on her employment status.
18.05.20 News Sports

David Reade QC and Lydia Banerjee appeared on behalf of…

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Adam Solomon QC succeeds in obtaining further injunction to prevent litigation
07.05.20 Latest Cases

In NMC et al v Harrold, Chamberlain J., handed down…

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Podcast: James Green and Stuart Sanders on the new UEFA guidelines for eligibility in international competitions

James Green and Stuart Sanders on the new UEFA guidelines…

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Littleton Trio Ranked in Legal 500 EMEA Guide

We are delighted to announce that Mo Sethi QC, Ed…

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Charles Samek QC presenting in a Webinar on: Choice of law, choice of forum and the enforcement of judgments post-Brexit’

On 4 May 2020, Charles Samek QC will be presenting…

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Vicarious Liability: How the Supreme Court just changed the law webinar
24.04.20 Employment

Please join our webinar on Thursday 30th April 2020 at…

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David Reade QC and Daniel Northall cited in House of Commons Library Briefing Paper on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
22.04.20 Employment

Further to their regular analysis of the Coronavirus Job Retention…

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Littleton’s Specialist Team of Experts on Covid Related Matters
15.04.20 News

As specialists in Commercial Litigation, Employment, Company and Partnership Law,…

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Adam Solomon QC wins in BVI Court of Appeal

Adam Solomon QC leading Nicholas Brookes of Ogier wins before…

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Basfar v Wong – Diplomatic Immunity, Human Trafficking and “Commercial Activities” Revisited
02.04.20 Employment

The EAT has handed down its judgment in Basfar v…

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John Mehrzad QC and Lydia Banerjee appointed Paralympic Sport Classification Panel Chairs
30.03.20 News Sports

John Mehrzad QC and Lydia Banerjee, both members of the…

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Alexander Halban successfully resists £25m cross-border second bankruptcy petition
30.03.20 News

This article was first published by Lexis®PSL on 20/03/2020, PDF…

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David Reade QC and Daniel Northall examine some of the legal and practical challenges which employers face in connection with the Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention

Furlough: the challenges ahead David and Daniel examine some of…

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John Bowers QC’s Employment Law Blog: Tribunal list of issues and Gay Servicemen case 20 years on
24.03.20 Employment

Tribunal list of issues One of the key parts of…

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COVID 19 UPDATE:
23.03.20 News

Following the Government’s advice and that of the Mayor of…

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Nicholas Siddall QC appears in important decision addressing the scope of the National Minimum Wage in the context of voluntary deductions from worker
19.03.20 Employment

Nicholas Siddall QC analyses the recent decision of the EAT…

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Littleton is delighted to welcome Anirudh Mathur as a tenant of Chambers
18.03.20 News

Littleton is delighted to welcome Anirudh Mathur as a tenant…

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John Mehrzad appointed Queens Counsel
14.03.20 News

Today John Mehrzad was appointed Queens Counsel at a ceremony…

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David Lascelles comments: – inducing breach of contract: – reliance on legal advice saves the day in Court of Appeal

In an important decision yesterday (27 February), Allen v Dodd…

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Littleton Chambers ranked in 2020 Chambers & Partners Global for commercial disputes

Littleton Chambers commercial dispute resolution expertise has been recognised for…

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Commercial Court gives judgment in US$850 million Russian Banking Fraud Dispute.

On 23 January, Mr Justice Bryan handed down judgment in National…

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John Bowers QC’s Employment Law Blog For February 2020

What will the Government do now I am sure many…

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Mo Sethi QC and Sophia Berry in first ever leapfrog appeal from EAT to Supreme Court

On 31 January 2020 the Employment Appeal Tribunal handed down…

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Mo Sethi QC and Ed Kemp listed as leading experts in Chambers Global 2020

Mo Sethi QC and Ed Kemp have been recognised as leading…

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Manchester City UEFA ban – John Mehrzad cited on legal processes by BBC

The BBC has cited explanations from Littleton’s Head of the…

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UK Athletics Independent Review – Update

The investigation stage of the Independent Review into UK Athletics’…

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Charles Samek QC has been granted rights of audience for the Astana International Finance Centre Court

Littleton is pleased to announce that Charles Samek QC has…

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Fraudulent non-disclosure claim in property joint venture case fails

Russell v Cartwright and others [2020] EWHC 41 (Ch) The…

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David Reade QC speaking at 15th Annual Meeting of the Working Group on European and International Law

David Reade QC is speaking on the topic of UK whistleblowing…

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John Mehrzad and Lydia Banerjee discuss 2020 sports law issues to look out for

Sports Law disputes in 2020 from Littleton Chambers on Vimeo.

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Littleton’s Naomi Ellenbogen QC featured in this year’s Lawyer Hot 100

Littleton’s Naomi Ellenbogen QC featured as one of the few…

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Nicholas Siddall QC to speak at White Paper Seminar in Manchester.

Nicholas will speak as to the adjustment of trigger points…

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