Litigation Solicitors in Brighton, East Sussex

Court proceedings are rarely the most efficient or cost-effective method of resolving a dispute. In fact, many relationships can be damaged by unnecessary litigation.

Our Litigation team is experienced in all areas of dispute resolution, and will advise you at the outset if any particular method of Alternative Dispute Resolution would better achieve a positive outcome.

With experience in mediation, round-table discussions, commercial arbitration and negotiating settlement agreements, our experts are ready to assist and resolve your dispute.

If court proceedings are necessary, our precise and meticulous approach is designed to provide you with the advice needed to achieve the most suitable and cost-effective outcome for you. Litigation can be a daunting experience but our team will guide you through the process step-by-step, providing regular cost updates, and working closely with you to achieve your goals.

Our litigation solicitors in Brighton can help you with:

Consumer Issues

There is a great deal of information available to assist you in resolving consumer issues but we have the experience to guide you through the minefield, find out what you wish to achieve and provide you with clear and concise advice to achieve that outcome. If you need guidance on consumer issues relating to sales of goods or poor services we would be happy to assist you in resolving these matters.

Professional Negligence

As an individual you rely on professionals to advise you properly. You may feel let down by a professional including by another solicitor, an accountant or perhaps a surveyor. These professionals are expected to exercise a reasonable degree of skill and care in their work and if their failure has resulted in a loss, then it may provide the basis of a claim for damages. We would be happy to discuss with you the likely level of damages and recoverability as well as the cost involved in making a claim. Please do contact us for a general discussion.

Insolvency

If debt is getting the better of you and you are either facing bankruptcy or you wish to enter into an Individual Voluntary Arrangement, then we will be happy to assist you in deciding on the best way forward or in resisting any Bankruptcy Petition or other debt enforcement that you may be facing. The key is to speak to us at an early stage.

Court Proceedings

Our team are experienced advocates who are able to deal with matters in the County Court, Magistrates Court or Tribunals where appropriate. If you are faced with Court proceedings, or wish to issue Court proceedings then this can be a daunting process requiring expertise at the outset in order to focus on the issues and achieve an efficient and cost-effective outcome. Please speak to our team at an early stage for specific guidance.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Although Court proceedings are sometimes necessary, they are rarely the most efficient or cost-effective way to resolve a dispute. Many long-term relationships can be damaged by litigation. Our experienced team will advise you on methods of Alternative Dispute Resolution better to achieve your desired outcome and we can assist in Mediation, round-table discussions or Commercial Arbitration as well as negotiated settlement agreements.

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Your Litigation and Dispute Resolution experts

Isobel SandersLitigation Executive
Penni GibbsAssociate Solicitor