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Furley Page Solicitors

39 ST MARGARET'S STREET, CANTERBURY, CT1 2TX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01227 763 939
Fax:
Fax 01227 762 829
DX:
5301 CANTERBURY
Email:
Web:
www.furleypage.co.uk
Canterbury, Chatham, Whitstable

Peter Hawkes

Tel:
Work 01227 763939
Email:
Web:
www.furleypage.co.uk
Furley Page Solicitors

Work Department

Dispute resolution.

Position

Senior partner and head of dispute resolution; specialising in commercial dispute resolution, including contracts, construction, competition, employment, partnership, shareholder disputes and IP; acts for wide range of corporate clients, as well as educational institutions such as the University of Kent; also actively involved in a number of countywide business organisations and boards; undertakes training seminars on competition and contract law.

Career

Trained Furley Page; qualified 1981; litigation assistant; partner 1983; head of litigation; now senior partner.

Member

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Competition Law Association; Employment Lawyers Association; Society for Computers and Law.

Education

Eltham College; Bristol University (1979 LLB); MCI Arb (1993).

Leisure

Skiing, narrowboating.


South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Within: Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Furley Page Solicitors advises on an array of commercial contract disputes including those in the construction industry; George Crofton-Martin is known for his handling of construction litigation and adjudications (he is accredited by the RICS) and professional negligence cases. Peter Hawkes undertakes High Court and County Court work and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Contentious trusts and probate are Jeremy Ferris' specialism and senior associate Deborah Geering is building a reputation for handling shareholder and partnership disputes in addition to her broader litigation work.

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South East: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

The team at Furley Page Solicitors  provide a comprehensive and thorough service covering a range of corporate and personal insolvency matters. The team has a particular emphasis on clients in the manufacturing and construction sector. The 'well-seasoned' and 'highly intelligent' Peter Hawkes  leads the team.

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