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Brabners LLP

Work 0151 600 3000
Fax 0151 227 3185
Liverpool, Manchester, Preston

Jacqui Lloyd

Work 0151 600 3000
Brabners LLP

Work Department

Commercial litigation.


Partner in the commercial litigation department in Liverpool with wide experience of complex litigation, particularly in the field of construction law. She has recently been involved in several large-value construction cases, acting principally on behalf of professionals and sub-contractors. Jacqui also has expertise in competition law, having represented clients in proceedings under Articles 81 and 82 of The Treaty of Rome.


Trained Laces; qualified 1985; assistant, associate Lace Mawer; then partner Berrymans Lace Mawer 1991; partner Brabners LLP 2001 to date.


Member of Construction Society.


The Salt Grammar School, Shipley; Liverpool University (1982 LLB).

North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Liverpool

Within: Commercial litigation: Liverpool

Clients of Brabners LLP praise the team’s ‘commercial and practical approach’ and ‘knowledgeable, approachable and straightforward service’. In addition to having acknowledged strength in director, partner and shareholder disputes, as well as professional negligence claims, insolvency cases, commercial fraud, media, and defamation cases, the team is also noted for its sports-sector expertise, and acts for International Sports Management (ISM) on a range of commercial litigation and reputation management matters. Recent work includes acting for Integra Compliance in a £4m dispute against SWS Compliance, and representing T J Morris in a £16m claim for compensation under competition law for excess Visa and MasterCard fee charges. Salford Red Devils, Hadfield Wood Recyclers and Chester Racecourse are also clients. Team head Paul Lunt has a ‘wise head, and a calm, reassuring manner’; his ‘advice is straightforward and commercial, and is able to deal with matters with little fuss and good success’. Other key figures include recently promoted partner Philip Steele, who heads the defamation and privacy team, and is ‘hardworking and clever beyond his years’; Jacqui Lloyd, who handles construction, engineering and property disputes; and senior associate Jack Froggatt.

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Debt recovery

Within: Debt recovery

Brabners LLP has a ‘professional’ department that delivers a ‘fantastic service’ and handles a range of high-value, complex debt recovery work. The team also provides a full recovery and enforcement service. Jacqui Lloyd heads the team in Liverpool, which includes legal executive Tony Foley, and advises on a range of secured and unsecured debt recovery work. Stuart Irons heads the team in Preston, and acts for banks, building societies and finance houses on secured and unsecured lending, as well as the recovery of commercial debt on behalf of companies and professional organisations.

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