The value of a family business or business interest is treated as an asset and therefore part of the matrimonial pot to be distributed when it comes to negotiating a financial settlement on divorce or...
Gudanaviciene and Ors v Director of Legal Aid Casework  EWHC 1840 (Admin)
Sep 29, 2018, 22:32 PM
These six claims have been heard together pursuant to an order of Turner J made on 30 January 2014. Each challenges the refusal of the Director of Legal Aid Casework (whom I will refer to as the Director) to grant legal aid to the claimants.
Mr Richard Drabble,Q.C. & Mr Ranjiv Khubber & Mr Joseph Markus (instructed by Turpin Miller LLP) for the 1st Claimant Ms Philipa Kaufmann, Q.C. & Mr Chris Buttler (instructed by Public Law Project) for the 2nd Claimant Mr Tim Buley & Mr Alistair Mills (instructed by Duncan Lewis & Co) for the 3rd Claimant Mr Paul Bowen, Q.C. & Ms Alison Pickup (instructed by Islington Law Centre) for the 4th Claimant Mr Ashley Underwood, Q.C. & Mr Adam Tear (Solicitor Advocate) instructed by Duncan Lewis & Co) for the 5th Claimant Mr Paul Bowen, Q.C. & Ms Catherine Meredith (instructed by ATLEU for the 6th Claimant Mr Martin Chamberlain, Q.C. & Ms Sarah Love & Mr Malcolm Birdling (instructed by Treasury Solicitor) for the Defendants