Autonomy Accounts

Information from the former management team of Autonomy plc.

Key statistics from the trial in London’s High Court which commenced on 25 March 2019 and concluded on 15 January 2020

March 4, 2020
Length of trial93 days over 10 months
Number of witnesses58
Length of MRL’s questioning22 days in the witness box over six weeks — the longest cross-examination of the last 25 years (and one of the longest ever in British legal history)
Length of Opening Submissions (total for all parties)1,067 pages
Length of Closing Submissions (total for all parties)4,494 pages
Number of documents in the corpus11.3 million
Number of lawyers30+
Number of barristers14, of which 4 are leading QCs
Costs (estimated)£40+ million