Solicitor’s negligence – has loss been caused by the breach? Can solicitors limit their liability?
by Susan Hopcraft
on September 19 2014
Commercial litigation & dispute resolution,
The Court has recently given judgment in Hirtenstein v Hill Dickinson, a case which considered whether a solicitor had been negligent when acting on the purchase of a super yacht. The case provides another example of the need for bad advice to have actually caused loss.