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Angus Piper

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Barrister specialising in professional and clinical negligence, personal injury, regulatory and contract/commercial; cases decided at trial include Sugar Hut Group and Others v AG Insurance [2014] EWHC 3775 (Comm); Devon CC v TR [2013] EWCA Civ 418; Taffe v East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust [2012]; Howe & Jackson v Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council [2012]; Evergreen Finance v Colombo [2011]; James Wragg v Dr J Burnham [2011]; Micklewight v Surrey CC [2011] EWCA Civ 922 (CA); Howman v Thompson [2008]; James v Havering LBC [2007] EWHC 2168; Mistry v Thakor [2005] EWHC 1034; Anthony Burton and (2) Jennifer Haynes v (1) Guy Kingsbury and (2) Leonard Harper [2005] EWHC 1034 (QB); SGS Projects v Michael Ross [2005] EWHC 441 (ch); Karen Eagle v Garth Chambers [2004] EWCA Civ 1033, CA; College Credit v (1) National Guarantee Corp and (2) Peter Parker [2004] EWHC 978 (Comm); Marcq v Christies [2004] QB 286 CA; The Law Society v Haider LTL 14/10/2003; Flatley v Society of Motor Manufacturers [2002] All ER (D) 225; Dean v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Constabulary QBD [2002] EWHC 2781 (QB); David Ruffle Architects v Potter Raper [2002] EWHC 488 (TEC).


Called 1991; Lincoln’s Inn. Publications: Contributor to ‘Local Authority Liability’ by John Morrell and HHJ Richard Foster (2012 Edition, Jordan Publishing).


PIBA; PNBA; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.


Oundle School; York University (BA Hons); City University (Dip Law); Sir Thomas Moore Bursary (1991); Sir Louis Gluckstein Prize for Advocacy (1992).


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