Blake Morgan and Deutsche turn to ADR to resolve bank's £8.4m negligence claim against firm

Professional negligence dispute moves to mediation after bank claims firm did not exercise "care, skill and diligence"

Blake Morgan and Deutsche Bank are attempting to resolve an £8.4m professional negligence claim via alternative dispute resolution (ADR), after the bank took legal action against the law firm last year over a disputed property deed.

Deutsche alleges that Blake Morgan was negligent when advising on a deed of surrender intended to release the bank from its obligations towards a data centre in Middlesex.

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