Robert advises and acts on behalf of both claimants and defendants in a wide range of civil litigation matters. His experience includes:
Appearing for a private individual in a three-day, multi-track RTA trial which centred on an allegation (found to be unproven) that his client had conspired to defraud an insurance company
Appearing on behalf of the London Borough of Lambeth in a restitutionary claim for recovery of wages paid at a time when the employee was in prison
Advising on, and appearing in, a civil claim under the Harassment Act 1997
Appearing in the LVT on behalf of a commercial landlord in which a challenge to the reasonableness of service and administration charges was successfully resisted.
Small Claims, Fast Track and Multi-track Trials in relation to various contractual and tortious claims Advising on the merits of various contractual/tortious claims, including in relation to unpaid rent/service charges, boundary disputes, economic torts and negligence on the part of local authorities
Drafting statements of case in a variety of proceedings, including disrepair actions, compensation claims following compulsory purchase and service charge claims
Regularly appearing on behalf of petitioning creditors in winding up proceedings