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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.

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16 Apr 2021

There is, in general, no need to use a Tomlin order where all that is required is an order that one party shall pay money to another. However, one party may request...

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18 Mar 2021

IntroductionOn 15 January 2021, HHJ Gargan, sitting in the County Court at Middlesbrough, handed down judgment in the case of Jim Sutcliffe v (1) Aftab Ali; (2)...

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4 Mar 2021

When someone dies unnaturally, it is incumbent on the justice system to provide a proper framework in order to understand what has happened and to seek to prevent its...

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24 Feb 2021

 Investigations and duty of candourInvestigating incidents that have led, or could lead to harm is an important safeguard for patient safety and should be a feature...

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16 Dec 2020

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: Rob Hunter, barrister at Devereux Chambers and counsel for the successful claimant in Dodds, discusses the types of...

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14 Dec 2020

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: The latest article in the ‘Meet the Author’ series includes an interview with Richard Scorer who is...

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19 Nov 2020

In R (on the application of Maughan) (Appellant) v Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire (Respondent) [2020] UKSC 46 the Supreme Court held that the standard...

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21 Oct 2020

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: The latest article in the ‘Meet the Author’ series includes an interview with Kerris Dale, partner at BLM...

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12 Oct 2020

Richard Baker, barrister at 7BR and a member of the APIL Executive Committee, considers the long awaited Court of Appeal judgment in Swift v Carpenter [2020] EWCA...

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5 Oct 2020

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: James Davies, senior associate at RPC, considers the future personal injury and clinical negligence claims that may be...

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Tomlin orders: when and how should they be used in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation?
Dispute Resolution

There is, in general, no need to use a Tomlin order where all that is required is an order that one party shall pay money to another. However, one...

Unsuccessful Personal Injury Counterclaims and QOCS
Dispute Resolution

IntroductionOn 15 January 2021, HHJ Gargan, sitting in the County Court at Middlesbrough, handed down judgment in the case of Jim Sutcliffe v (1)...

Foreword to Coroners' Investigations and Inquests by The Right Honourable Sir John Goldring
Dispute Resolution

When someone dies unnaturally, it is incumbent on the justice system to provide a proper framework in order to understand what has happened and to...

Patient safety investigations—an outline of the Serious Incident Framework
Dispute Resolution

 Investigations and duty of candourInvestigating incidents that have led, or could lead to harm is an important safeguard for patient safety and...

Life expectancy evidence—practical considerations for PI and clinical negligence claims
Dispute Resolution

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: Rob Hunter, barrister at Devereux Chambers and counsel for the successful claimant in Dodds,...

Meet the authors—APIL Guide to Child Abuse Compensation Claims
Dispute Resolution

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: The latest article in the ‘Meet the Author’ series includes an interview...

Civil standard of proof applies to suicide and unlawful killing conclusions in coroners’ inquests (R (on the application of Maughan) (Appellant) v Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire (Respondent))
Dispute Resolution

In R (on the application of Maughan) (Appellant) v Her Majesty’s Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire (Respondent) [2020] UKSC 46 the Supreme Court...

Meet the authors—Bingham & Berrymans’ Personal Injury and Motor Claims cases
Dispute Resolution

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: The latest article in the ‘Meet the Author’ series includes an interview with Kerris...

Swift v Carpenter - the final answer on accommodation claims?
Dispute Resolution

Richard Baker, barrister at 7BR and a member of the APIL Executive Committee, considers the long awaited Court of Appeal judgment in Swift v...

Personal injury and clinical negligence claims which may be brought as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19)
Dispute Resolution

Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence analysis: James Davies, senior associate at RPC, considers the future personal injury and clinical...

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