Recusal: All above board

Anna-Laura Lock and Selena Arbe-Barnes look at the cab rank rule and when the court may be permitted to prevent counsel from accepting instructions It is not necessary to demonstrate that actual unfairness will result from counsel’s participation in proceedings; in view of the maxim that justice must not only be done, but be seen …
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Cases Referenced

  • Ahmed v Iqbal [2020] EWHC 2666 (Fam)
  • C (A Child) [2020] EWCA Civ 987
  • Skjevesland v Geveran Trading Co Ltd [2002] EWCA Civ 1567
  • W (Children: Reopening/Recusal) [2020] EWCA Civ 1685