Teare J refuses to recuse himself from Ablyazov case

1st November 2012

Addleshaw Goddard has failed in its bid to have Mr Justice Teare recuse himself from a $6bn dispute between Kazakh billionaire Mukhtar Ablyazov and JSC BTA Bank.

Stephen Smith QC of New Square Chambers, leading Tim Akkouh and Emily Gillett instructed by Hogan Lovells partner Chris Hardman for BTA Bank, countered that for Teare J to stand down from the case Ablyazov must believe there was a bias against him.

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