Recusal: By all appearances

Lehna Gardiner and Helen Lafferty analyse when a judge may need to be recused and the test to be applied If there is a possibility that a judge has been, or may be, influenced for or against a party, for any reasons outside of the legal or factual merits of the case, then the judge …
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Cases Referenced

  • Director General of Fair Trading v Proprietary Association of Great Britain & ors [2000] EWCA Civ 350
  • Ghadami v Bloomfield & ors [2016] EWHC 1448 (Ch)
  • Locabail (UK) Ltd v Bayfield Properties Ltd & anor [1999] EWCA Civ 3004
  • Magill v Porter [2001] UKHL 67
  • W (Children: Reopening/Recusal) [2020] EWCA Civ 1685