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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

Barry Jervis

Tel:
Work 0121 214 1212
Email:
Web:
www.shma.co.uk/people/barry-jervis/
Shakespeare Martineau LLP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Barry brings a no-nonsense approach to resolving disputes for his clients whilst involving them at every stage of the process.

As head of dispute resolution, Barry is renowned for leaving no stone unturned when dealing with client’s disputes, which range from contractual issues and restrictive covenant claims through to injunctions and shareholder disputes.

Clients range from SMEs to blue chip global household name corporations.


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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