• “Nic is an asset to Freeths. I have been highly impressed with his enthusiasm, attention to detail and his work ethic which has helped us achieve successful outcomes in numerous High Court proceedings.”
Nic is a commercial litigation lawyer specialising in a wide range of commercial disputes. Nic has particular experience of acting in relation to shareholder disputes, breach of contract claims (including sale of goods and services claims) and professional negligence claims. Nic also has experience in Winding-Up Petitions and insolvency litigation, defamation, nuisance, harassment, and actions before the European General Court.
Nic is passionate about his work and strives to go the extra mile in order to deliver results for his clients. Nic aims to deliver a positive commercial outcome as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible including by advising on practical and strategic steps.
Claims against Professionals
- Suing a leading national firm of solicitors and a leading barrister (King’s Counsel) for their negligent handling of court proceedings; after issuing court proceedings, a significant settlement sum was agreed.
- Suing a firm of structural engineers for negligent calculations of the forces acting upon mechanical handling equipment.
Commercial Dispute Resolution
- Setting up and operating remote trial venues for multiple trials and hearings during the Coronavirus pandemic.
- Appealing the decision of an international governing body demanding money from a client and settling the dispute for a fraction of the amount the body sought to recover from the client.
Insolvency & Corporate Recovery
- Successfully petitioning at a hearing for the winding up of a company owing a substantial debt to an inter-group company in liquidation.
- Acting on numerous disputes for an Insolvency Practitioner acting in the liquidation of a multi-million-pound construction company.
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