Dr Anton van Dellen was instructed to represent the family in a fresh inquest after the previous inquest was quashed by consent.

The Pre-Inquest Review hearing was heard remotely before the Senior Coroner for Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, Dr James Adeley.  The Senior Coroner added OFSTED as another Interested Person under section 47(2)(m) of the Coroners and Justice Act 2009.  The Senior Coroner also indicated that the inquest would be listed for a week and a half.  Anton was instructed by Alistair Smith of Watson Woodhouse Solicitors.

Barrister on this case – Dr Anton van Dellen

Dr Anton van Dellen has experience in a wide range of defamation proceedings, ranging from pre-action advice to fully contested High Court claims and appeals up to the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. He also has sound experience in bringing Judicial Reviews and appeals against a wide range of public authorities, challenging decisions for being unlawful, irrational and/or failing to follow published guidance. High Net Worth clients are represented by Dr Anton van Dellen in a range of litigation involving disputes over assets.