18 March, 2016

Success in sanction for employment of counsel motion in All-Scotland Personal Injury Court

Sarah Dow v M & D Crolla Limited [2016] SC EDIN 21

Ampersand’s Louise Milligan has been successful in a motion for the sanction of the employment of counsel under Section 108 Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, in the All-Scotland Personal Injury Court.

In the first written decision on this issue, Sheriff Reith QC decided she was satisfied that it was reasonable for the principal agent to have employed counsel for a particular purpose.

The full decision of Sheriff Reith QC can be found here.


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