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Partner

Commercial Litigation

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Partner

Commercial Litigation

Expertise

Sydney is a prominent and respected Commercial Litigation lawyer with 30 years of experience, with particular expertise in the Manchester business arena and beyond having been regarded as a leading individual in directories with has a broad skill set and a proven track record in adding commercial value to businesses.

He is experienced in mediations and is a qualified mediator and undertakes work in specialist arbitrations with his focus and objectives being solution-driven.

He is highly skilled in advising and acting on company, partnership, and commercial disputes, undertaking emergency work covering Search and Seize Orders,  Injunctions, insolvency and technology disputes, and issues around commercial contracts and agreements. He acts as an independent supervising solicitor.

Sydney’s experience includes contractual disputes, company partner shareholder disputes, professional negligence, stockbroking and banking disputes (corporate and personal), and undertaking fraud and personal investigations on asset and debt investigations.

Sydney also has extensive experience in advising business relationships in avoiding or managing disputes in a diverse array of sectors

He has also acted in specialist areas of regulatory work, fraud, and investigations, and acting for charities and trustees.

Sydney Advises

  • Large corporates
  • Charities and trustees

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Partner, Davies Arnold Cooper (2010-2021)
  • Partner, Halliwells / HBJ Gateley Wareing (2010)
  • Partner / Head of Litigation, Berg Legal (1991-2010)
  • Associate & Partner, Flacks Ross (1990-1991)
  • Assistant Solicitor, Alsop Wilkinson (1989-1990)
  • Assistant Solicitor, Livingstone & Co. (1986-1989) 

Education

  • Manchester Polytechnic, LLB (Hons)

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a consultation.

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UK Contact

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

+49 30 220 131-000 centralservices@gunnercooke.de