Legal Counsel

Litigation

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Legal Counsel

Litigation

Expertise

Colin is a commercial litigation solicitor with more than 25 years’ experience in a wide range of commercial and civil disputes, including contract, negligence, partnership and shareholder disputes, civil fraud and real property.

Colin Advises

  • Individuals
  • Companies
  • Directors and entrepreneurs
  • Overseas clients

Experience Highlights

  • Defending the managing director of a recycling company in criminal proceedings brought by the Environment Agency alleging breaches of the EA permit.
  • Representing one of three siblings in a long-running partnership dispute.
  • Acting for directors in a claim alleging unfair prejudice.
  • In the initial stages of the claim, advising Crockfords Casino in Ivey v Genting Casinos [2017] UKSC 67.
  • Acting for a financial director over claims of failing to give proper disclosure / concealment / misrepresentation of the true financial position of a substantial company when it was sold.
  • Defending a company and its directors against claims by five of the largest UK brewers that a substantial proportion of its stainless-steel beer kegs had been converted to scrap metal.
  • Acting for a company that was found to have trespassed on neighbouring land and was ordered to remove its plant and equipment.
  • Acting for the defendant in Ministry of Defence v Country and Metropolitan Homes (Rissington) Limited [2002] EWHC 2113 (an overage claim).
  • Defending an individual against claims for breach of contract / fraud by a large conglomerate in India relating to a series of shipping transactions.

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com