Affidavit in support of an application for a search order
Affidavit in support of an application for a search order

The following Dispute Resolution guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Affidavit in support of an application for a search order

Filed on behalf of the Applicant/[Claimant OR intended Claimant]

[insert initials and surname of deponent]

Number of affidavit: [insert the number of the affidavit in relation to that deponent eg first]

Exhibits: [insert identifying initials and number of each exhibit referred to]

Date: [insert date sworn or affirmed]

Claim No. [insert claim number if proceedings have been issued]

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]

[Specify division]

[Specify specialist court]

[Insert location] DISTRICT REGISTRY

[IN THE PROPOSED MATTER]

Between:

  1. [insert name]

  1. Applicant/[Claimant OR Intended Claimant]

  1. and

  1. [insert name]

  1. Respondent/[Defendant OR Intended Defendant]

_______________________________________

[insert number of affidavit, eg FIRST] AFFIDAVIT of

[insert full name of deponent]

On behalf of the APPLICANT/[CLAIMANT OR INTENDED CLAIMANT]

_______________________________________

I, [insert full name of deponent], [insert position held at and name of firm or employer] of [insert address], [STATE ON oath OR solemNly and sincerely affirm]:

  1. 1

    Preliminaries

    1. 1.1

      I am a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and a solicitor [and partner] in the firm of [insert name of solicitor's firm] which practices at the above address. I