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Ash, Solicitor
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we are in a multi-track case with our builder where my partner

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we are in a multi-track case with our builder where my partner is the litigant in person.
can she legally assign the claim to me so that I effectively become the claimant?
Alex Watts :

Hello and thanks for the question

Alex Watts :

Sadly unless the contract says otherwise, no it can't be assigned.

Alex Watts :

It can only be assigned if the contract says it can be

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?


She can also not assign the court claim to me?

Alex Watts :

Sadly not.

Alex Watts :

Not unless the contract says she can

Alex Watts :

Does that clarify?

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