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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.

Andrew Haslam, is the UK’s leading independent litigation support consultant, who since 1997 has provided specialist legal IT advice and eDisclosure strategy to the UK’s top law firms. Andrew started his professional career serving 12 years in the British Army where he acquired an IT degree and an abiding interest in how computing can help people work more efficiently. He then spent a decade delivering document management solutions to clients in the Military, Central Government and Pharmaceutical sectors. From early 2004, Andrew has been at the forefront of developments in eDisclosure, and is recognised as one of the UK’s leading consultants in this field, speaking at many conferences and authoring a series of white papers on a variety of technology topics. In 2013 he was the technical adviser to the working party that produced the Technology and Construction Court eDisclosure protocol and continues to serve on the team overseeing the protocol’s evolution.

andrew.haslam@allvision.co.uk                           

http://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewthaslam       

Twitter: @AndrewHaslam

Tel: +44 (0) 7789 435080

Barry specialises in international arbitration and commercial litigation. He trained and practised at Jones Day before joining Pinsent Masons. At LexisNexis, Barry is Head of Arbitration and Head of the Lexis®PSL Dispute Resolution Group.

In practice, Barry’s work included commercial, aviation and technology arbitrations pursuant to international arbitral rules, involving UK and international clients. He also has a background in general commercial, civil fraud and IT litigation, including experience before the High Court. While in private practice, Barry worked with a broad range of clients from the private and public sectors.

At LexisNexis, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution Group, Barry’s content work focuses on the law and practice of international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration. In addition to his work for Lexis®PSL, Barry contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog and New Law Journal on litigation and arbitration matters

Ruth specialises in general corporate and commercial dispute resolution with particular experience in shareholder disputes, fraud and warranty claims. Ruth trained and qualified at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP) where she remained in practice for ten years. Her work has involved project managing large-scale cases to trial in the chancery and commercial courts. Ruth was actively involved in in-house training with a particular focus on all aspects of evidence gathering and production, including authoring a user-manual on E-disclosure. She is also a contributor to the New Law Journal.

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More on J Codes, following on from our overview of costs issues in 2015. We asked Alexander Hutton QC, chair of the committee, for an update including timings for...

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Two years into the Jackson costs reforms and we could be forgiven for thinking that the changes were bedding in and we could look forward to a period of relative calm...

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David W Carter of The Sheriffs Office considers the High Court writ in his guest post for the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution blog and discusses whether such a low value...

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The extent of the use of Computer Assisted Review (CAR), sometimes referred to as Technology Assisted Review (TAR) in law firms in England and Wales is discussed by...

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Contingent costs are ones you, as the lawyer dealing with the case, consider may be required to be expended at some point in the proceedings. Well that at least was what...

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The consortium responsible for the TCC eDisclosure protocol has just released a revised version with accompanying (extensively enhanced) guidelines, intended to be a...

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Update: Amended Form N510 was made available by the MOJ on 19 June 2015 - see our post here. The introduction of Brussels I (recast) involved changes to the CPR but the...

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The 10 January 2015 was an important date for those involved in the international disputes.  Despite already being in force, it was the date when the provisions in...

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The Technology and Construction court eDisclosure protocol has now been in place for 12 months. Andrew Haslam looks at what has been achieved over the last 12 months of...

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Sir Vivian Ramsey, who recently retired from the High Court of England and Wales, delivered a keynote speech to open the conference of the School of International...

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