Entries by Complete Counsel

Contribution and Apportionment: Unruly Horses? An article by Charles Feeny and Sam Irving for PI Brief Update Law Journal

25/01/18. “Public policy is a very unruly horse, and when once you get astride, you never know where it will carry you.” These oft repeated words were those of Borough J in Richardson v. Mellish in 1824 and are the first reference to the much repeated maxim, that resorting to public policy is equivalent to mounting […]

Andrea Barnes finds Complete solution to costs practice

Leading costs lawyer and former head of costs at Clerksroom has decided to use Complete Counsel to manage part of her costs practice. Complete Counsel is a business offering targeted support for barristers on a contractual basis. Barristers can use its services as a sole Practitioner or whilst remaining a tenant at existing chambers. Andrea […]

Here’s to 2018

So, as another year passes I thought I’d look back on the achievements of 2017 and think ahead to 2018 with all the promise it could bring. We started out in 2015 with the sole purpose of creating a lean model, one with collaboration, co-working and non-conformity at its heart. Sure there were naysayers, those […]

Private Client Tax Surgery – 29th November 2017

Your speaker on 29th November 2017 is Michael Sherry. The seminar will concentrate on business property relief: • review of cases (including recent decision in Ross) • the 2 year rule and replacements • why every client should have a company • flexible will trusts Attendees are encouraged to raise problems experienced in practice. Any summary […]

1st Dec 2017 – North West Surgical Society Annual General Meeting

Charles Feeny & Tom Goodhead present  ‘Anatomy Assumed, Liability Presumed’ together with Professor Graeme Poston, Mr Rory McCloy , and His Honour Nigel Gilmour. “A mock trial involving cross examination , legal submissions, and judgment. The case involves bile duct injury in routine cholecystectomy. The presentation is aimed at giving surgeons insight into legal issues […]

Band 1 again in Chambers & Partners…

2nd November 2017 Band 1 again in Chambers & Partners and spotlight table for Charles Feeny in Clin Neg and Industrial Disease. ‘Widely recognised as leading clin neg specialist. Popular choice for firms looking to fight intricate cases on causation and quantum’.  ‘Highly esteemed by peers for his exceptional expertise in Industrial Disease matters, approachable, […]