Derek is a specialist Dispute Resolution solicitor with extensive experience acting in a wide range of disputes in Courts and Tribunals.
Derek’s Dispute Resolution practice has evolved to encompass the spectrum of all types of commercial and domestic disputes, including property law, contractual disputes, civil fraud, professional negligence and the spectrum of individual and corporate insolvency. This includes post Insolvency rescue to annul Bankruptcies and rescind winding up orders and also assisting companies and their directors in the ever-present scrutiny of their fiduciary duties and obligations. He also acts for Liquidators and Trustees in Bankruptcy.
Derek prides himself with attention to detail. With his experience he can seamlessly engage in advocacy on behalf his clients when needed and sense how a Court will react to procedural as well as substantive points.
He is necessarily commercially minded. His ethos is to focus on the range of outcomes than just the battle to bring about the most profitable result, however complex and challenging the dispute.