Trethowans LLP

Litigation Department

The South
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What the team is known for Strong group acting for a range of clients from local businesses to nationwide companies. Comes recommended for its deft handling of contractual disputes and debt recovery, as well as contentious insolvency mandates. Further expertise in claims for professional negligence and breaches of directors' duties.

Strengths A client appreciates the firm for its "great commercial awareness and good value for money."

Work highlights Acted for Eagle International in a £500,000 dispute with Italian vehicle manufacturer Iveco over the supply of a fleet of ambulances to a customer in Bangladesh.

Notable practitioners


Richard Cook
is an experienced litigator who regularly handles contractual and shareholder disputes, among other contentious matters. Sources describe him as "a good litigator and strategist who is very experienced."