Nick Armstrong was instructed by Sidali Feddag of Nicholls & Nicholls in an unusual case originally aimed at stopping a burial. As that urgent application reached court, however, the applicant’s mother learned that the deceased had been suddenly buried, apparently in response to the pre-action notice. The case therefore became about whether the court should […]
An inquest has commenced before HM Senior Coroner for West London concerning the death of Mr Mark Milsome. Mr Milsome was fatally injured during the filming of a stunt driving sequence in Ghana for the BBC/Netflix series ‘Black Earth Rising’. At the time of Mark’s death, production were filming a stunt sequence in which a […]
Pre-inquest review held concerning the death of Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones in the Fishmonger’s Hall attack
A pre-inquest review concerning the death of Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones who were killed in the Fishmonger’s Hall attack on 29 November 2019 was held on Friday 16th October at the Old Bailey. The two Cambridge graduates were fatally stabbed by convicted terrorist Usman Khan whilst attending a prisoner rehabilitation event. Nick Armstrong is instructed by […]
IBA hosts webinar on ‘The Implications of the Internal Market Bill for the rule of law in the United Kingdom’
The International Bar Association held an urgent meeting on Wednesday 7th October to enable the Bars of England and Wales, Scotland and N. Ireland to discuss the serious challenges to the rule of law raised by the Internal Market Bill. Jessica Simor QC from Matrix gave introductory remarks and talks were delivered by Lord Neuberger, […]
Luis Gonzalez Garcia has been appointed to the Panel of Arbitrators for International Investment Disputes of the Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC). He has also been recently appointed to the Panel of Arbitrators of the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) by the government of Mexico.