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Archibald and another v Alexander [2020] EWHC 1621 (Ch)

Date:15 JUL 2020
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(Chancery Division, Fancourt J, 26 June 2020)

Inheritance – Oral agreement – Constructive trust

The Chancery Division dismissed the appeal, holding that the judge had reached the correct conclusion.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2020] EWHC 1621 (Ch)

Case No: CH-2019-000116

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS OF ENGLAND AND WALES
CHANCERY APPEALS (ChD)

ON APPEAL FROM THE COUNTY COURT AT CENTRAL LONDON

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 26/06/2020

Before :

THE HON. MR JUSTICE FANCOURT

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Between :

(1) JOHN ARCHIBALD
(2) BRENDA ARCHIBALD
Claimants/Respondents

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PATSY ALEXANDER
Defendant/Appellant

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Mr Michael Levenstein (instructed by Marsons Solicitors LLP) for the Appellant
Mr Simon Lane (instructed by A-Z Law Solicitors Ltd) for the Respondents

Hearing date: 17 June 2020

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Approved Judgment

I direct that pursuant to CPR PD 39A para 6.1 no official shorthand note shall be taken of this Judgment and that copies of this version as handed down may be treated as authentic.

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THE HON. MR JUSTICE FANCOURT

Judgment: Archibald and anor v Alexander [2020] EWHC 1621 (Ch)

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