Latest Jackson proposals could ‘stifle access to justice’

This article was written by Debenhams Ottaway partner and Commercial Litigation Association interim vice chair, Luke Harrison

It has been a chilly start to the year for litigators. I am not talking about the weather, I’m talking about the chilling prospect of further civil justice reforms. In particular Jackson LJ’s review into the extension of fixed recoverable costs into what has been termed the “lower reaches of the multi-track.”

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