Much as we would like to say otherwise, it is a fact that disputes cannot always be avoided.
Disputes take on many different forms and can arise in most aspect of everyday life such as between family members, former friends, professional advisers and colleagues. It is our job to try and alleviate some of the stress and anxiety that comes when you are faced with a dispute of whatever nature. This can be when you need to take action against another party or defend an action being taken against you.
Our specialist experienced litigation lawyers work with you and listen to what you have to say in order to achieve the best outcome in an effective timely and cost effective way without any reduction in our quality of professional service. We assess every claim in a realistic way and will advise you if there are alternatives to taking court proceedings which is always a costly course of action. In some cases, however this the only way to proceed to secure the right outcome for our clients.
We advise individual clients on their civil disputes. The matters we deal with vary widely in value and complexity. We have represented clients in the County Court and High Court, the Court of Appeal, and more occasionally, in the Supreme Court.
Examples of some types of issues we have helped clients with are:
- Contentious Wills, Inheritance and probate disputes
- Contractual disputes Co-ownership disputes
- Debt recovery
- Financial services disputes
- Insolvency disputes
- Institutional abuse
- Judicial review
- Landlord and tenant disputes
- Libel and slander
- Loan or mortgage disputes
- Partnership disputes
- Professional negligence
- Property, boundary and rights of way disputes
- Company Shareholder disputes
- Dispute Guarantees
- Employment disputes
No matter how big or small your dispute we are happy to discuss it with you in a free half hour consultation which will enable you to decide what you want to do.
Whether we are instructed to issue or to defend civil actions we charge our costs at the hourly rates set out here. In certain specialised circumstances we may be prepared to act for you on a no win/no fee basis but this is dependent on the merits of your claim, your circumstances and our resources from time to time.