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Shakespeare Martineau LLP

NO 1 COLMORE SQUARE, BIRMINGHAM, B4 6AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 214 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 237 3011
Email:
Web:
www.shma.co.uk

Mark Beesley

Tel:
Work 0121 631 5363
Email:
Web:
www.shma.co.uk/people/mark-beesley/
Shakespeare Martineau LLP

Work Department

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Mark uses his deep understanding of clients’ commercial needs to achieve the best results for them in circumstances of conflict.

Mark brings over 30 years experience to complex commercial disputes, search-and-seize and freezing injunctions and international arbitration. A committed advocate and practitioner of Alternative Dispute Resolution, including mediation, Mark is known for his clarity of thinking and working hard and in innovative ways for his clients to achieve the desired results.


West Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Birmingham

Within: Commercial litigation: Birmingham

The Birmingham disputes team at Shakespeare Martineau LLP has notable expertise in litigation over commercial contracts, shareholder and partnership agreements, warranty claims, procurement disputes and database misuse claims  Mark Beesley leads the litigation team nationwide, and is an expert in commercial and contractual litigation. Barry Jervis is head of the Birmingham office and is experienced in handling warranty claims, claims for injunctive relief, as well as general contractual issues, while 'efficient and diligent' associate partner James Woolstenhulme specialises in the IT and telecoms sector.

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West Midlands: Insurance

Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence

Although the primary focus at Shakespeare Martineau LLP is on the claimant side of the market, it also acts for defendants. It is currently acting for claimants in numerous professional negligence cases, many of which are funded using conditional fee arrangements. These claims range in value from tens of thousands to millions of pounds. It also acts for a variety of defendants, including solicitors and accountants. Mark Beesley and Barry Jervis are the names to note.

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