The appellant challenged dismissal of his claim for professional negligence against his former solicitors in their conduct of litigation against a tenant.
Held: The appeal failed. The factual findings had a proper basis in the evidence. Even if the failing alleged had been shown, it would not have caused the damage alleged.
Brooke VP, Tuckey, Lloyd LJJ
 EWCA Civ 901
England and Wales
Cited – Credit Lyonnais Sa (A Body Corporate) v Russell Jones and Walker (A Firm) ChD 2-Jul-2002
The claimant sought damages for professional negligence against the defendant solicitors. A corporate lawyer had been assigned to deal with a property matter, and he had failed to appreciate the need to comply strictly with time conditions in a . .
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Updated: 01 July 2022; Ref: scu.228996