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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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25 Mar 2014

Could a recent decision from the High Court offer a way around the absolute negligence immunity principle established in Hill v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire?Harriet...

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13 Mar 2014

Following the Supreme Court’s decision in Stott v Thomas Cook [2014] UKSC 15, [2014] All ER (D) 30 (Mar), John A Kimbell and Tom Bird, barristers at Quadrant Chambers who...

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7 Mar 2014

The High Court has ruled that the National Trust (NT) did not owe a duty of care to a tree surgeon carrying out works on a property they managed. In Yates v National...

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4 Mar 2014

The Department of Health has now published its Consultation on the draft Medical Innovation Bill (No.2) and responses are sought from doctors, patients and legal...

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13 Feb 2014

The Judicial Office has released this statement: “A draft amendment to the clinical negligence model direction used by the Queen’s Bench Masters, allowing for times set...

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29 Jul 2013

Is 31 July 2013 the day of reckoning? Claimant injury lawyers face even more upheaval, says Dominic Regan in his latest opinion piece for the New Law...

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23 Jul 2013

The Ministy of Justice Claims Management Report, published today, shows that following the law changes in April 2013, the number of claims management companies registered...

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Is this the end of negligence immunity for the police?
Dispute Resolution

Could a recent decision from the High Court offer a way around the absolute negligence immunity principle established in Hill v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire?Harriet...

Supreme Court supports exclusivity of Montreal Convention
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Following the Supreme Court’s decision in Stott v Thomas Cook [2014] UKSC 15, [2014] All ER (D) 30 (Mar), John A Kimbell and Tom Bird, barristers at Quadrant Chambers who...

No duty of care owed by occupier to contractor's employee (Yates v National Trust)
Dispute Resolution

The High Court has ruled that the National Trust (NT) did not owe a duty of care to a tree surgeon carrying out works on a property they managed. In Yates v National...

Department of Health publishes consultation on Lord Saatchi’s Medical Innovation Bill
Dispute Resolution

The Department of Health has now published its Consultation on the draft Medical Innovation Bill (No.2) and responses are sought from doctors, patients and legal...

Draft amendment agreed in model directions to allow for extension of time by agreement
Dispute Resolution

The Judicial Office has released this statement: “A draft amendment to the clinical negligence model direction used by the Queen’s Bench Masters, allowing for times set...

31 July 2013: The Day of Reckoning?
Dispute Resolution

Is 31 July 2013 the day of reckoning? Claimant injury lawyers face even more upheaval, says Dominic Regan in his latest opinion piece for the New Law...

Impact of referral fees ban showing in Claims Management Report
Dispute Resolution

The Ministy of Justice Claims Management Report, published today, shows that following the law changes in April 2013, the number of claims management companies registered...

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