Moda International Brands Ltd v Gateley LLP (later known as Gateley Heritage LLP) and another

Solicitor – Professional negligence. The defendant solicitors' firms were held in breach of contract and/or negligent, concerning advice given to the claimant company in respect of a property transaction. Accordingly, the Queen's Bench Division awarded the claimant damages of £221,209.22, holding, among other things, that, even where a third party had given evidence, the court should prefer the analysis that loss of chance damages applied.

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