AB v CD Neutral citation: [2019] EWHC 2323 (CH), [2019] EWHC 2324 (CH)

WTLR Issue: Winter 2019

AB

V

(1) CD (2)EF (3) GD (4) HD (5) ID (6)JD (7) KD (8) LM (9) NM

Analysis

AB was a professional trustee of two discretionary trusts created by the late parents of D1, a Will Trust for the benefit of their issue, and a Grandchildren ‘s Trust for the benefit of their grandchildren (i.e. the four children of D1 and D3, and the two children of D1 ‘s late sister). D1, D2 and D3 were between them the other trustees of the trusts.

Counsel details

Richard Wilson QC (Serle Court, 6 New Square, Lincoln ‘s Inn, London WC2A 3QS, Tel: 020 7242 6105 Email clerks@serlecourt.co.uk) instructed by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP (Adelaide Hosue, London Bridge, London EC4R 9HA, Tel: 020 3400 1000) for the Claimant. Emily Campbell (Wilberforce Chambers, 8 New Square, Lincoln ‘s Inn, London, WC2A 3QP, Tel: 020 7306 0102 Email: chambers@wilberforce.co.uk) instructed by Kuit Steinart Levy LLP (Blackfriars House, Parsonage, Manchester M3 2JA, Tel: 0161 832 3434 Email: info@kuits.com) for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Defendants. Judith Bryant (Wilberforce Chambers, 8 New Square, Lincoln ‘s Inn, London, WC2A 3QP, Tel: 020 7306 0102 Email: chambers@wilberforce.co.uk) instructed by BDB Pitmans LLP (50 Broadway, London SW1H 0BL, Tel: 034 5222 9222 Email: enquiries@bdbpitmans.com) for the 8th and 9th defendants. The 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th Defendants did not appear and were not represented.