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ONE PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON, W1B 1PN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7636 4422
Fax:
Fax 020 7636 3736
DX:
82990 MAYFAIR
Email:
Web:
www.wallace.co.uk

Simon Serota

Tel:
Work +44 (0)207 636 4422
Email:
Web:
www.wallace.co.uk
Wallace LLP

Work Department

Commercial Litigation

Position

Partner
Areas of Practice: Commercial Litigation, Property Litigation, Leasehold Enfranchisement, Professional Negligence

Career

I specialise in all types of property litigation and dispute resolution including landlord and tenant disputes, breaches of covenant and leasehold enfranchisement. I also undertake a wide variety of general commercial litigation work including shareholder claims, professional negligence claims and asset recovery and protection.

In 1996 I established one of the first teams of lawyers dedicated solely to leasehold enfranchisement, which has experienced phenomenal success and continues to grow.

Positions Held:

Wallace LLP 1979 – present | Partner

Wallace LLP 1977 – 1979 | Solicitor

Wallace LLP 1975 – 1977 | Trainee Solicitor

I have also been a part-time Deputy Cost Judge for 20 years

Member

Law Society

Education

  • Manchester University
    LLB Hons


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Wallace LLP 'has a talented team of commercial litigators in place to resolve litigation, arbitrations and disputes of a commercial nature'. It frequently acts in complex, domestic and multi-jurisdictional corporate and commercial disputes. Simon Serota is litigation head, Alexander Weinberg has expertise in shareholder and joint venture disputes, and matters involving breaches of directors’ duties; Oli Goldman acts in a variety of commercial disputes and fraud-related matters; and Craig Thompson advises on disputes involving IT, telecoms, retail, sports, manufacturing and aviation. Elizabeth Asher and Josephine Mathew,are the senior associates to note.

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