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The third defendant sought an injunction to stop a firm of solicitors, FFW, from acting in proceedings against her by a liquidator of a company on the grounds that the firm had previously acted for the first defendant, her son. HHJ Mackie QC (sitting as a judge of the High Court) dismissed the application. There was no evidence that FFW had ever acted for the son and it was clear that he never was a client of FFW. The third defendant had not shown that FFW were in possession of confidential information relating to the son.
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