Our Sheffield based litigation team will try and achieve a close, professional working relationship with all of our clients based on a personal working knowledge of their business and we fight each case whether you are suing or being sued just as hard as you want within the parameters of our professional obligations and the Civil Procedure rules.
We are also highly experienced in negotiating settlement on your behalf whether via mediation or otherwise as we recognise that litigation can be expensive, risky and disruptive of precious management time. Many cases are about achieving the right environment for a favourable settlement for our clients.
We are quite used to providing up to date funding advice and solutions and our focus is on sound, economically sensible and pragmatic advice.
The Sheffield based litigation team includes: a part time judge; a trained mediator; and four members of Law Society panels all of whom are highly experienced solicitors specialising in contentious matters. The team is supported by various legal professionals who are not solicitors but who are litigation specialists in their own right.
In addition to general commercial litigation and dispute resolution work we represent clients in areas including:-
Our Litigation team are recommended in the UK Legal 500 2020.
Please click on any of the links below to see our client’s testimonials.
At ‘excellent mid-size firm' Wake Smith LLP, Liz Shaw and Nick Lambert are ‘both excellent negotiators and litigators, who really fight their client’s corner'. This firm is also valued for its ‘extensive experience of mediation and ADR'. Holly Dobson ‘goes the extra mile'.
The Legal 500
"My recent business dealings with Stephen Thompson were conducted very efficiently and speedily and I would not hesitate in him and indeed asking him for any further business requirements in the future."
Mrs Pamela Smith
“I cannot express how impressed I have been by your professionalism”.
Mr T from Doncaster
"I would recommend Liz Shaw wholeheartedly. Good approach, advice and communication throughout. We felt in very safe hands".
Mr B from Sheffield
"Nick’s approach to our case throughout was very responsive and straight forward".
Mr T from Sheffield
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