Disputes, arbitration, mediation and litigation

In times of dispute, it’s important to have no-nonsense advice delivered to you in a way that you best understand. We owe you a duty to ensure that an efficient and realistic result is obtained so that no time and costs are wasted.

Disputes arise in a variety of situations:

  • Contract or consumer disputes
  • Neighbour/boundary disputes
  • Disputes with builders
  • Contested wills
  • Disputes with banks or other financial institutions
  • Inheritance claims

We have experience in a wide range of litigation matters together with the resources to deal with a variety of complex and substantial disputes.

We are experienced in alternative forms of dispute resolution and explore this avenue wherever practicable. When appropriate, we will advise you on the possible benefit of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and the numerous methods available.

Karl Thomas, Partner and Head Employment and Dispute Resolution

Karl did his law degree at the University of Nottingham and Sports Solicitorqualified as Solicitor in 2001 completing his training in a West End of London practice before returning to Cardiff in 2003. He joined Loosemores in October 2005.

Since qualification Karl has specialised in Dispute resolution and Employment law and has latterly headed up the Loosemores HR retainer service. He has a proven track record in mediation and alternative dispute resolution, and a background in sports law having advised numerous national governing bodies on regulatory and disciplinary matters.

Over the years Karl has gained experience with a huge array of contentious issues and is able to provide practical, commercial advice to obtain good outcomes for clients.

Vanessa Lovell, Solicitor

Vanessa joined Loosemores as a specialist Dispute Resolution Solicitor having qualified as a Solicitor in 2010. She has vast experience in a wide range of complex and substantial civil and commercial disputes advising both corporate clients and individuals.

Please email our specialist private client team or call us on 02920 224433 to find out more.