Welcome to the home page for our series of short guides to class actions in England and Wales.

Each edition comprises a one-page interactive PDF with links to more detailed information on the topic. Click on the images below to open the interactive PDFs for each edition and access the links. This page will be updated with future editions as they are published.

There is also a webinar series which covers similar topics to the guides. You can register to access these by contacting Jane Webber.

Issue 4: Shareholder class actions

March 2019

Issue 3: Data breach class actions

December 2018

Issue 2: Group Litigation Orders

November 2018

Issue 1: Overview of class actions in the English courts

November 2018

For an in-depth discussion of how class actions are litigated in the English courts, see our textbook Class Actions in England and Wales, written by leading lawyers from Herbert Smith Freehills and published by Sweet & Maxwell in June 2018. Click here to read more about the publication.