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The Legal 500 2020
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The Legal 500 2020
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Chambers & Partners 2018
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Commerzbank AG granted permission to appeal judgment on bankers’ bonuses


The Court of Appeal (Davis and Longmore LJJ) today granted Commerzbank AG and Dresdner Kleinwort Ltd permission to appeal against a €50 million judgment in favour of a group of former employees. The judgment was for bonuses allegedly promised to the employees in 2008. The first instance judgment is reported as Attrill & Others, Anar & Others v Dresdner Kleinwort Limited, Commerzbank AG [2012] EWHC 1189 (QB). The appeal will be heard next year.

Martin Chamberlain and Oliver Jones appeared as junior counsel for the banks, instructed by Linklaters LLP.