8th Mar 2021
Richard Dew successfully defends a claim asserting that Norwegian inheritance applies to the estate of an individual who had lived in Norway but died domiciled in Wales – and at the same time shows that the earlier decision in Banks v Natwest Bank regarding the principles of ademption (which he also appeared in) did not […]
22nd Feb 2021
Jonathan Gavaghan is chairing a webinar for the Association of Partnership Practitioners on mergers in professional services firms on 25 February 2021 entitled “Together or Apart? The legal challenges, pitfalls and commercial reality of mergers”. Jonathan will be joined on the panel by Jessica Adam (partner at Macfarlanes LLP) and Michael Chissick (Managing Partner at Fieldfisher […]
10th Feb 2021
Sam Laughton recently acted for the successful claimant in Patel v Barlows Solicitors (A Firm)  4 WLR 6. After a 5-day trial in the Chancery Division, it was held that an abortive joint venture for the purchase and sale of properties was a “business” within the meaning of the Partnership Act 1890. In the alternative, it was held that the monies advanced […]
3rd Feb 2021
Ten Old Square is pleased to announce that we have been selected for the Global Elite Directory 2021 in conjunction with Legal Week International. The Global Elite Directory is the list of the world’s most respected lawyers advising UHNW clients, all of whom have been recommended by their peers in the industry. Launched in 2017, […]
1st Feb 2021
MINI-PUPILLAGE AT TEN OLD SQUARE Ten Old Square’s Spring Mini-Pupillage deadline is fast approaching! Candidates have until 1 March 2021 to submit their applications for mini-pupillages taking place in April/May 2021. Candidates who are eligible for our ‘access’ mini-pupillage scheme (which supports widening access to the Bar for those from under-represented social backgrounds) are especially […]
15th Dec 2020
Ten Old Square is looking for a new pupil to start in October 2022. Applications open on 4 January and should be made through the Pupillage Gateway. Come join us! For more info, see here.
8th Dec 2020
Ten Old Square is proud to be a partner chambers on the Bridging The Bar (BTB) mini-pupillage scheme, which offers mini-pupillage places to candidates from underrepresented backgrounds. The deadline for applications is 31 January 2021. Good luck! Full details available here.