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Virginia specialises in general domestic and international commercial litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.

Virginia trained, qualified and practiced with Pinsent Masons before moving to Marriott Harrison where she continued in practice for a further seven years.

In practice, Virginia acted in a variety of general commercial disputes covering areas including  intellectual property, fraud, defamation, misrepresentation, breach of contract, debt recovery, breach of restrictive covenants and company and shareholders’ disputes.

Virginia is Head of Dispute Resolution at Lexis®PSL and, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution module, her content work focuses on case management and evidence in civil litigation. She also regularly contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog.

Janna is a dispute resolution lawyer with a Masters in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution. During her time in private practice at both Herbert Smith and Denton Wilde Sapte (now Dentons) she worked on complex international disputes, both litigation and LMAA arbitrations, dealing with technical cross border issues.

Janna deals primarily with cross border issues and is active in the work being undertaken in relation to the implications of Brexit for Dispute Resolutions lawyers. She also heads up a LexisNexis costs team bringing together expertise from across the company to deal with the costs issues facing the profession and was a contributing author for the Cook on Costs supplement dealing with the Jackson reforms. Janna is a frequent contributor to the legal and professional press, including the New Law Journal and Counsel magazine.

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30 May 2018

“Modern litigation rarely raises truly fundamental issues in the law of contract.  This appeal is exceptional.  It raises two of them”: MWB Business Exchange Centres v...

16 May 2018

Nigel Teasdale, a partner at DWF LLP, examines the Supreme Court's decision that the respondent firm of solicitors was entitled to enforce the traditional solicitor's...

22 Mar 2018

Alisdair Matheson, partner, and Cheryl Laird, solicitor, at Brodies LLP, examine the Supreme Court’s decision, Steel and another v NRAM Ltd [2018] UKSC 13, that a...

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Personal injury analysis: Duncan Fairgrieve, senior fellow in Comparative Law at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law and barrister at 1 Crown...

15 Aug 2017

When going into litigation against an impecunious opponent, or someone you consider is unlikely to pay a judgment sum or costs order, it is wise to consider what, if any,...

31 Jan 2017

On 24 January, the Supreme Court ruled against the government and decided that Parliament must give its approval before Article 50 can be triggered and the formal...

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The Supreme Court has rejected HMRC's argument that it was entitled to disclose confidential information regarding the claimants' tax activities to journalists under...

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What is the extent of a landlord’s statutorily implied repairing covenants where the landlord is a leaseholder who has sublet a flat in a block owned by the...

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The Supreme Court has dismissed the appellants’ appeal in Thevarajah v Riordan & others in a highly anticipated decision on the hot topic of relief from...

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14 Oct 2015

The UK Supreme Court has, today, handed down judgment in two appeals brought by ex-wives against divorce settlements following alleged material non-disclosure on the...

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