Pre-action: general

Pre-action: general guidance:

This Practice Note deals with admissions prior to the issue of the claim form. For information on admissions after issue of the claim, see Practice Note: Admissions....

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[ON YOUR FIRM’S LETTERHEAD] [Insert name and address of the claimant’s solicitors, including any reference number/name of the responsible lawyer if given in the letter of...

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[ON YOUR FIRM’S LETTERHEAD] [Insert name and address of the claimant’s solicitors, including any reference number/name of the responsible lawyer if given in the letter of...

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What follows is a summary of what to consider and what to expect when bringing a claim. Before deciding to issue proceedings There are several aspects which you need to...

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What follows is a short summary of main steps you might take following a new claim having been made against you, including what to consider and what to expect. Immediate...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF THE CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF KNOWN] [ADDRESS LINE 1] [ADDRESS LINE 2]...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF KNOWN] [ADDRESS LINE 1] [ADDRESS LINE 2] [POSTCODE]...

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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S...

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Produced in partnership with Thomas Evans of Henderson Chambers [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S...

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[On the headed notepaper of the creditor’s solicitors] FAO [Insert name of the debtor’s solicitors] [Address line 1] [Address line 2] [Postcode] [Date] Dear [insert name]...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF KNOWN] [ADDRESS LINE 1] [ADDRESS LINE 2] [POSTCODE]...

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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S...

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Produced in partnership with Thomas Evans of Henderson Chambers [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S...

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Produced in partnership with Leigh Callaway of Fladgate LLP [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [insert name of addressee] [ADDRESS LINE 1] [ADDRESS...

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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S...

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Produced in partnership with Steven O'Sullivan [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF...

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Produced in partnership with Steven O'Sullivan [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF DEFENDANT OR DEFENDANT’S SOLICITOR IF...

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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF THE CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S SOLICITORS, IF...

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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF THE CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S SOLICITORS, IF...

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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] FAO [RELEVANT NAME] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S...

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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Macklam of Radcliffe Chambers [ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF THE CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [NAME OF PROPOSED DEFENDANT’S SOLICITORS, IF...

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Private & confidential [insert name and address of expert] [insert date] Dear [insert name of expert] [insert case heading] Instruction to act as expert [Thank you for...

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Private & confidential [insert name and address of expert] [insert date] Dear [insert name of expert] [insert case heading] Instruction to act as single joint expert...

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Private & confidential [insert name and address of client] [insert date] Dear [insert name of client] [insert case heading] As we have already discussed, we will require...

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[insert name and address of enquiry agent] [insert date] By e-mail and by post Dear [insert name of enquiry agent] [insert case heading] I refer to our telephone...

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This Practice Note considers when non-compliance with a pre-action protocol or the Practice Direction Pre-Action Conduct and Protocols may result in a party being...

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This Practice Note sets out an overview of a litigation process for a dispute in England and Wales. It includes details of the stages of a dispute, from pre-action...

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This Practice Note is to be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Overview of the litigation process in England and Wales, which sets out an overview of a litigation...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note is for historical reference. It considers pre-action behaviour in non-protocol cases under the Practice Direction—Pre-Action Conduct, which...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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