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Top cases last year: Nationwide Organ Retention Litigation; Gregory v Scott; Yeshekel Arkin v (1) Borchard Lines Ltd (2) Zim Israel Navigation Co Ltd & ORS (2003); MMR/MR Vaccine litigation – sub nom Paul Sayers & ors v Smithkline Beecham Plc, (2) Smithkline Beecham & French Laboratories, (3) Merck & Co Inc & Ors, (4) Aventis Pasteur MSD Ltd & Ors (2003); Ruth Hatton & Ors v United Kingdom.
No of appearances in House of Lords: Six
No of appearances in the Court of Appeal: 30
Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.22
Average hourly rates: Juniors £40-£200, Silks £200-£350