The advice of Counsel to accept an offer to settle in respect of a professional negligence arising out of a time-barred clinical negligence case was advice to be expected of a reasonably competent solicitor or barrister and was in fact very good advice.

Court: High Court (Queen's Bench Division) (England and Wales)

Fraser v Bolt Burdon & Ors (QB) (23 November 2009)

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