Jones v Kernott [2011] UKSC 53

The Supreme Court considered the correct approach to calculating beneficial interests in a property where the legal title is held in joint names. The Supreme Court agreed with the original county court judgment holding that Mr Kernott’s share in the property had crystallised in 1995. The decision which was unanimous but with Lord Kerr and Lord Wilson reaching the same result as Lady Hale and Lord Walker (who gave the lead judgment) and Lord Collins but by a different route. The Supreme Court summary can be found here