Social Welfare Lawyers in the Centre of Birmingham

Our Leading Cases

Here is a list of our leading cases. You can access the final judgment by using the attached internet links.

European Court of Human Rights

Ali v UK
http://hudoc.echr.coe.int/eng?i=001-158031#{“itemid”:[“001-158031”]}

Buckland v UK
www.hudoc.echr.coe.int/sites/eng/pages/search.aspx?i=001-113129#{“itemid”:[“001-113129”]}.html

Supreme Court

Ali & Tomlinson v Birmingham City Council
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKSC/2010/8.html

SSEFRA v Meier
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKSC/2009/11.html

House of Lords

Birmingham CC v Ali, Aweys & ors
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKHL/2009/36.html

Doherty v Birmingham City Council
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKHL/2008/57.html

South Bucks District Council v Porter and another
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKHL/2003/26.html

South Bucks District Council and another v Porter (No 2)
www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKHL/2004/33.html

Court of Appeal

Brown v South Cambridgeshire DC
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2008/1010.html

Chichester DC v First Secretary of State & Doe
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2004/1248.html

Codona v Mid-Bedfordshire DC
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2004/925.html

Delaney v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government & Basildon Borough Council

www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2013/585.html

Drury v SSEFRA
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2004/200.html

Green v Canterbury BC and Jones
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2010/64.html

Hussein v Birmingham City Council
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2005/1570.html

Makisi and others v Birmingham City Council
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2011/355.html

Moore v SSCLG & London Borough of Bromley
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2013/1194.html

O’Donnell & Corcoran v LB Brent
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2010/774.html

Omar v Birmingham CC
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2007/610.html

R (Butler) v Bath & North East Somerset DC
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2003/1614.html

R (Wilson) v Wychavon DC
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2007/52.html

Shala v Birmingham C
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2007/624.html

Smith v Buckland
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2007/1318.html

Smith v The Land Registry
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2010/200.html

South Somerset DC v Hughes
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2009/1245.html

Stephenson v Birmingham City Council

BCC v Stephenson

Wrexham CBC v National Assembly for Wales & Berry
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2003/835.html

High Court

DMBC v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and AB

Doncaster v SSCLG and AB 2016

Moore & Coates v SSCLG & Others
www.judiciary.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/moore-and-coates-v-ssclg.pdf

Kelly and others v Birmingham City Council

http://www.bailii.org/cgi-bin/markup.cgi?doc=/ew/cases/EWHC/Admin/2009/3240.html&query=Kelly+and+v+and+Birmingham+and+City+and+Council&method=boolean

R (Aweys and others) v Birmingham City Council

http://lexisweb.co.uk/cases/2007/january/r-on-the-application-of-aweys-v-birmingham-city-council-and-other-applications

R (Khazai and others) v Birmingham City Council
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Admin/2010/2576.html

R (on the application of Price) v Carmarthenshire County Council

http://lexisweb.co.uk/cases/2003/january/r-on-the-application-of-price-v-carmarthenshire-county-council

Turner v Chief Land Registrar
www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Ch/2013/1382.html

County Court

Midland Heart Limited v Makkedah Idawah

http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/Misc/2014/B48.html

Birmingham City Council v Mr C and Mrs Mondhlani

http://www.bailii.org/cgi-bin/markup.cgi?doc=/ew/cases/Misc/2015/B41.html