TITLE

FFW hit by negligence claim from clients L&G, Shell and Lloyds TSB

AUTHOR(S)
Hoare, Steve
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;6/6/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a suit filed by Legal & General (L&G) and Shell and Lloyds TSB against Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW). FFW is being sued for breach of contract and negligence over its advice on a 90 million pound property investment fund. FFW partners Jasper Hunt and Jayne Elkins advised L&G Assurance Society, Shell Pensions Trust, Lloyds Bank SF Nominees and Lloyds TSB Group Pension Trust on a 1998 specialist leisure fund. FFW partner Stephen Gibbs is defending the claim and has instructed specialist professional negligence barrister Ben Patten of Four New Square.
ACCESSION #
17334920

 

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