OH (a minor by his litigation friend TA) v Craven; AKB (a protected person by his litigation friend JB) v Willerton

Damages – Personal injury. The Queen's Bench Division held that, where a litigation firm proposed the establishment of a personal injury trust in relation to a settlement of £1m or more where its in-house trust corporation was to be a trustee, a separate partner in the firm should instruct chancery counsel of not less than five years' standing to advise the claimant or the litigation friend in writing as to the advantages and disadvantages of the proposed private trust.

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