When is an arbitrator conflicted? Court of Appeal decides

If an arbitrator is in the happy position of being regularly appointed by a particular user, is this something which should be disclosed to the user’s opponent in the arbitration and/or can it constitute a conflict on the grounds of bias?

Hailsham Chambers welcomes Clementine Coram James

Clementine was called to the bar in 2012 and since then has undertaken a wide range of work across the healthcare setting including clinical negligence and personal injury claims, regulatory procedures and inquests.

Surrey v Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust [2018]

Can a claimant who has instructed solicitors on legal aid, switch to a CFA and recover the success fee and ATE premium? Hailsham Chambers’ Alexander Hutton QC acted for the successful defendant in Surrey v Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust.

Case note: Wingate v SRA

Honesty, integrity and how professionals should behave. Where do the boundaries (if there are any) lie between honesty and integrity? We now have our answer.