Join us for an evening looking at scope of duty and causation in medical claims based on Chester v Afshar [2005] 1 AC 134, which have come to the fore in recent cases such as Pomphrey v Secretary of State for Health [2019] 4 WLUK 483 or Khan v Meadows [2019] 4 WLR 3.


Thursday 6th June 2019

Arundel House
Arundel St

Nearest tube: Temple
Nearest station: Blackfriars or Waterloo


17:30 – Registration

18:00 Updates on the law
 Dominic Ruck Keene & Jonathan Metzer

18:30 – Panel discussion of case studies 

Chaired by Clodagh Bradley QC

Claimant perspective: Robert Kellar QC, Isabel McArdle & Dominic Ruck Keene
Defendant perspective: Sarabjit Singh QC, Pritesh Rathod & Jonathan Metzer

19:00Q & A
followed by Reception

Law Pod UK is available on your favourite platforms including iTunes, Spotify, Audioboom and more. Listen to Jonathan Metzer and Dominic Ruck Keene discuss Chester v Afshar and related cases after this judgment.

Law Pod UK Ep 82: Scope of Duty and Causation – Part 1 with Jonathan Metzer
Law Pod UK Ep 83: Scope of Duty and Causation – Part 2 with Dominic Ruck Keene

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This seminar is accredited for 1 CPD Hour.