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Shoosmiths LLP

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What the team is known for

Covers many areas of corporate and commercial litigation, as well as advising on employment and IP disputes. Acts for a broad range of clients, notably from the manufacturing and healthcare sectors. Well versed in cross-border matters.

Work highlights

Acted for a former shareholder of a manufacturing business in a breach of contract claim in relation to a payment of £1 million by way of deferred consideration.

Notable practitioners

Matthew Howarth is an experienced commercial litigator who handles a variety of commercial contracts disputes. "He was very succinct, very knowledgeable and gave me a lot of confidence. I always felt better when I spoke with him," a client reports.

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Overview

Our specialist team of litigation, international arbitration and dispute resolution lawyers based across England, Scotland and Northern Ireland help our clients redress the balance - maximising value, minimising risk and enhancing reputations

Through the combination of our unique Advisory Services Solutions and award winning Litigation Services offering, we provide early practical and pragmatic advice to minimise risk and avoid disputes arising.


Where disputes do arise we work with our clients providing strategic and specialist guidance to resolve them swiftly on favourable commercial terms or put them in the best possible position to win if contested.

Although a dispute may be unwelcome, you and your business will enjoy working with our team – serious lawyers but with personality. We play to win!


Litigation

Shoosmiths LLP

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Location

West One

114 Wellington Street

Leeds

West Yorkshire

UK

LS1 1BA

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Yorkshire

Litigation


Matthew Howarth
Band 2