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MURRAY HOUSE, MURRAY STREET, BELFAST, BT1 6DN, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9024 4951
Fax:
Fax 028 9024 5768
DX:
403 NR-BELFAST
Email:
Web:
www.carson-mcdowell.com
Carson McDowell, Peter Guzhar, Belfast, NORTHERN IRELAND

Peter Guzhar

Tel:
Work 028 9024 4951
Email:
Carson McDowell

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Peter is a Senior Associate in the litigation department at Carson McDowell LLP and works within the commercial litigation and dispute resolution teams. Peter has extensive experience of advising and acting in company, shareholder and partnership disputes to include minority shareholder petitions, breach of directors’ duties actions and partnership dissolution actions. Peter’s breadth of experience also includes defending and prosecuting intellectual property actions in the High Court in Northern Ireland to include a number of high value and complex patent infringement cases for clients in the technology and manufacturing sectors; advising and acting in copyright and trademark infringement matters, and further misappropriation and misuse of confidential information actions which have necessitated applications for injunctive relief to include mandatory injunctions and search and seizure orders. Peter also has experience of advising in complex contractual disputes relating to supply and manufacturing defect issues and has defended a number of Commercial Agency Regulations claims brought by agents. In addition, Peter has successfully prosecuted a judicial review action on behalf of interested parties against a Health Trust in respect of the failure to properly consult on the proposed closure of a hospital facility.

Career

Trained Carson McDowell LLP; qualified 2006; joined commercial litigation team; associate August 2012 to date.

Member

The Law Society of Northern Ireland

Education

Loreto College, Coleraine; Queens University Belfast (LLB); and the Institute of Professional Legal Studies.

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