PDT’s Commercial Dispute Resolution team is promoted up the rankings in The Legal 500
Published: 08 November 2021
The Legal 500 has promoted our commercial dispute resolution team in the new rankings of law firms based in the South East. It’s a fantastic reward for the team’s diligence and dedication over the last year, which saw a substantial uptick in the scale and breadth of the litigation matters handled by the team.
Our specialist team of commercial lawyers advise and assist clients resolve their business disputes with a particular focus in commercial contract disputes, corporate transaction disputes, director/shareholder disputes and professional negligence claims.
In the course of their research, PDT’s commercial dispute resolution team was described as ‘excellent’ and ‘very professional’. The team were said to ‘make it easy to understand difficult situations” and praised for being ‘well resourced’ and for having ‘a practical approach to dispute resolution.’ The wide-range of expertise among the team has also been recognised with one client commenting that ‘The team has specialists in various areas which has been useful as our requirements have been diverse.’
Individual members of the team were singled out with high praise. William Angas who leads the team was described as ‘excellent.’ Another commented that he was “helpful and professional - his attention to my case was reassuring and conscientious.”
Justin McConville was praised for being ‘professional, personable, empathetic and diligent’ and Ben Ashworth was praised for maintaining ‘a good level of communication, had a superb understanding of the issues to be resolved and a clear route to achieving our goals. He was realistic with our prospects of success when it came to taking action and ended up over-delivering.’
William commented “We are extremely grateful to all our clients and professional contacts for giving such great feedback to The Legal 500. In spite of very challenging times for those involved in dispute resolution, our team has gone from strength to strength in terms of the scale, complexity and value of the commercial disputes that we are now dealing with, and I’m delighted that we are now being recognised for this work. My thanks go out to Ben, Justin, Laura, Gail, Sian, Gina and Aimee, and our incredible support team, for all their hard work.”
You can view more details on the ranking and read the practice area recommendations in more detail on the Legal 500 website.
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