The quiff, the steely glint in the eye, the dawning realisation that he only has 24 hours to save the… er… deal. It can only be Adams Solicitors’ business development supremo Sean Sydenham. The maverick lawyer has torn up the rulebook and ripped the firm out of the high street and into Canary Wharf, dodging bullets all the way. Of course, in an earlier incarnation Sydenham (aka Kiefer Sutherland) rode the wilds of the night hunting fresh blood on which to feed. He doesn’t really like to talk about that, though.
Taylor Thomson’s fight with Christie’s is going to appeal, bringing together Sumption and Grabiner for another round in the courtroom. Jon Robins reports on the ongoing battle over a couple of vases Last month’s appeal in the highly-publicised legal action by Taylor Thomson and the venerable auction house Christie’s has been dubbed in these pages […]