Twin Benefits Ltd v Barker [2017] EWHC 1412 (Ch)

23 June 2017

Stephen Hackett appeared as junior counsel in this substantial and complex application turning on a challenge to the court’s jurisdiction.

Marcus Smith, J’s judgment is interesting in a number of respects, including for the clarity it gives to the question of the court’s jurisdiction to grant permission to serve out of the jurisdiction in claims for breach of fiduciary duty.

The judgment can be read here