Lawyers Fight Negligence Suit From Former AA Boss

By Lucia Osborne-Crowley (September 28, 2021, 5:14 PM BST) -- A law firm has hit back against a negligence suit filed by a former client, saying it was right to advise the then boss of a motoring association to go after his employer for wrongful dismissal after he was fired following a brawl.

Rosenblatt Solicitors told the High Court in an April 14 defense, which has now been made public, that its client — the former chief executive of the AA, Robert Mackenzie — is not entitled to the £360,000 ($487,000) in damages he is trying to claim. 

Rosenblatt said in its defense that the firm "honestly and reasonably" believed the...

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