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Personal and professional disputes can be distressing, costly and disruptive. It is important to choose the right course of action to resolve your dispute effectively, guided by specialists. We offer industry-leading expertise in dispute resolution and litigation, with a team that includes ADR-trained litigators, accredited mediators, lawyers with Higher Rights of Audience and in-house counsel.

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David Patterson

David Patterson

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Meeting your dispute needs

We have specialists for a wide range of disputes, including corporate, agricultural, food industry, construction, engineering, property, insolvency and family/personal matters.

Recognising that each case is different, our approach is to understand your situation and your objectives at the outset. We then proactively look at the best strategy for resolving your dispute at an early stage, in a cost-effective way and in line with your objectives; we regularly use alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation or adjudication, to achieve this. However if it is not possible to achieve an early resolution and the dispute proceeds to court, arbitration or another tribunal, our litigators are experienced, robust and have an excellent track record of achieving favourable outcomes. Throughout the process, we strive to provide clear communication and advice, as well as clarity on fees, risks and potential outcomes, so you remain in control.

The lawyers met and managed what were, at times, very short deadlines and I was very impressed.

Chambers and Partners 2017

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