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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. She deals primarily with cross border issues and is active in the work being undertaken in relation to the implications of Brexit for Dispute Resolution lawyers. Janna also heads up a LexisNexis costs team bringing together expertise from across the company to deal with the costs issues facing the profession.

 

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In the latest interim round of the RBS Rights Issue Litigation, Hildyard J has granted the claimants’ application for disclosure of interview notes taken by...

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The Queen’s Bench Division refused the defendant’s application for a (further) extension of time in which to comply with an unless order for disclosure....

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What next for dispute resolution in Scotland? Stephen Goldie, head of dispute resolution at Brodies, discusses the reforms that came into force on 28 November 2016, and...

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Alison Proctor, senior associate at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, advises that the judgment will have wider application to non-Turkish entities contracting Turkish...

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The pre-action protocol for construction and engineering disputes has been updated and a second edition came into force on 9 November 2016.On 2 November 2016,...

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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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The long awaited new Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes is expected to come into force on Wednesday 9 November 2016.The existing Pre-Action...

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Is a conviction in a foreign court acceptable in subsequent English proceedings as proof of the facts on which the conviction was based? Joel Donovan QC, barrister at...

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Following a joint statement issued by the Lord Chancellor, Lord Chief Justice and the Senior President of Tribunals on transforming the justice system, the Ministry of...

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James Clanchy considers recent Commercial Court decisions which have confirmed the lengths to which the court will go to support London seated arbitrations. The message...

Dispute Resolution
Another skirmish over privilege in the RBS Rights Issue Litigation
Dispute Resolution

In the latest interim round of the RBS Rights Issue Litigation, Hildyard J has granted the claimants’ application for disclosure of interview notes taken by...

Judgment for non-compliance with disclosure unless order (Eaglesham v MOD)
Dispute Resolution

The Queen’s Bench Division refused the defendant’s application for a (further) extension of time in which to comply with an unless order for disclosure....

Scottish court reforms—all change for dispute resolution
Dispute Resolution

What next for dispute resolution in Scotland? Stephen Goldie, head of dispute resolution at Brodies, discusses the reforms that came into force on 28 November 2016, and...

Turkish Court of Appeal—enforceability of foreign jurisdiction clauses
Dispute Resolution

Alison Proctor, senior associate at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, advises that the judgment will have wider application to non-Turkish entities contracting Turkish...

New pre-action protocol for construction and engineering disputes
Dispute Resolution

The pre-action protocol for construction and engineering disputes has been updated and a second edition came into force on 9 November 2016.On 2 November 2016,...

Supreme Court allows appeal against HMRC's disclosure of confidential information (Ingenious v HMRC)
Dispute Resolution

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

New Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes
Dispute Resolution

The long awaited new Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes is expected to come into force on Wednesday 9 November 2016.The existing Pre-Action...

Admissibility of foreign court convictions in English courts (Daley v Bakiyev)
Dispute Resolution

Is a conviction in a foreign court acceptable in subsequent English proceedings as proof of the facts on which the conviction was based? Joel Donovan QC, barrister at...

The Ministry of Justice consultation on transforming the justice system
Dispute Resolution

Following a joint statement issued by the Lord Chancellor, Lord Chief Justice and the Senior President of Tribunals on transforming the justice system, the Ministry of...

Injunctions and imprisonment: how the English courts support London arbitration
Dispute Resolution

James Clanchy considers recent Commercial Court decisions which have confirmed the lengths to which the court will go to support London seated arbitrations. The message...

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