Adrian Darbishire QC and Rachna Gokani: Decision to issue summonses against Boris Johnson Quashed

The Administrative Court today quashed the decision of District Judge Coleman to issue summonses against Boris Johnson MP upon the application of Marcus Ball and Brexit Justice Limited. 

On 29 May the District Judge granted an application for three summonses against Mr Johnson. Judicial review was immediately sought and that decision was quashed in a rolled-up hearing today. 

Adrian and Rachna were instructed on behalf of Mr Johnson by Ellen Peart of BCL Solicitors.

This matter has received extensive press coverage; please see the BBC, Sky News, Guardian, The Telegraph, ITV and the Evening Standard