Witness statement in support of application for an extension of time for filing the defence
Witness statement in support of application for an extension of time for filing the defence

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

  • Witness statement in support of application for an extension of time for filing the defence

Filed on behalf of the defendant

Witness statement of [insert initial and surname of witness]

Number of witness statement: [insert number of witness statement in relation to the witness]

Exhibit details: [insert initials and number of each exhibit referred to]

Date on which the statement was made: [insert date]

Claim No. [insert claim number].

[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

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

[Specify division]

[Specify specialist court]

[Insert location] DISTRICT REGISTRY

THE COUNTY COURT AT [insert location]

[BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS LIST

between:

  1. [insert name]        Claimant

  1. and

  1. [insert name]        Defendant

_______________________________________

[Number of witness statement eg first] witness statement of

[insert name of witness]

On behalf of the DEFENDANT

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I, [insert full name of witness] of [insert address] Will say as follows: