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A&P Birkenhead Ltd v (1) Northwestern Shiprepairers Ltd (2) Scott Lithgow

DATE: 01 Jan 2007

Instructing Solicitor: Pinsent Masons(Stuart Wortley)


Acted for: A&P Birkenhead Ltd


Other side: John McGhee QC leading Tim Harry



Chancery Division - Sir Donald Rattee


This was a trial involving claims for injunctions/damages in respect of a covenant not to use ship repair facilities, a claim which had a value of approximately £20-30 Million. The claim settled on extremely favourable terms after cross-examination of the other side's principal witness.