The sacking of Heather Mills by her lawyers Mishcon de Reya means that her divorce row with Sir Paul McCartney is now all but certain to go to trial.
The loss of her lawyers means that Ms Mills is now acting for herself in the complex negotiations and, unless she accepts the offer on the table, then a trial is set for February.
A spokesman for Mishcons, where Ms Mills's lawyer was Anthony Julius, confirmed yesterday that the firm was were no longer acting for her but declined to say why or who had sacked whom.
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