CC, Lovells gain Commercial Court input

Clifford Chance partner Simon Davis and Lovells partner Graham Huntley have been named as members of the new Commercial Court working group, which will draw up proposals to improve the court’s procedures. Mr Justice Aikens is to chair the group. Other members are Mrs Justice Gloster; 3/4 South Square’s Robin Knowles QC, who is chair of the Commercial Bar Association; Brick Court Chambers’ Alec Haydon; Devereux Chambers’ Alison Padfield; and head of litigation for the Royal Bank of Scotland Stephen Pearson. The group will examine possible amendments to the Admiralty and Commercial Court guide and proposals on the stricter implementation of current court procedures.