Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution is surprisingly common and is an unavoidable, but inevitable, part of life. We are extremely experienced in dealing with these situations and it allows us to fight your corner with confidence, integrity and tenacity.

We focus on the outcome

Our goal is to get people talking to each other, which, in our experience, is the best route to resolution. It’s one of many reasons why we have an impressive track record of success in negotiation, mediation and litigation.

We encourage dialogue and compromise 

Although going to court does have its place for many disputes, we always look at all the options on the table. Our lawyers get people talking to each other. Our goal is to settle your disputes through negotiation as, in many cases, relationships may well need to continue after the matter has been resolved.

As for our experience, our solicitors can help you deal with all manner of disputes and disagreements, in particular:

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