Recent Cases

Cappello v Lyons [2023] NSWCA 137 (23 June 2023) (Meagher JA at [1], Simpson AJA at [2], Griffiths AJA at [85])


Catchwords:


OCCUPATIONS – legal practitioners – professional negligence – advocate’s immunity – whether advocate’s immunity extends to the drafting of pleadings – whether advocate’s immunity applies to omissions by a legal practitioner