Halvanon Insurance Co. Ltd –v- Central Reinsurance Corporation

Gavin Kealey QC

[1988] 1 WLR 1122; [1988] 3 All ER 857; [1984] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 420

Gavin Kealey – Solicitor – Costs – Lien – Defendants granted leave to defend action – Sums in dispute to be held in joint account in names of parties’ solicitors – Plaintiffs changing solicitors – Application to change account holders – Plaintiffs’ former solicitors claiming particular lien over fund in respect of unpaid costs – Whether entitled to lien

Date added: July 26th, 1988


Area of Expertise

Insurance & Reinsurance