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Howes Percival LLP

3 THE OSIERS BUSINESS CENTRE, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE19 1DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 247 3500
Fax:
Fax 0116 247 3539
DX:
17013 LEICESTER-2
Email:
Web:
www.howespercival.com

Geraint Davies

Tel:
Work 0116 247 3506
Email:
Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Fraud recovery.

Position

Geraint is a partner and heads up the litigation team at Howes Percival and has over 20 years' experience in dealing with high-value commercial and property litigation disputes. Geraint moved from a London firm to join Howes Percival in 1996 and acts on behalf of a wide range of commercial clients, ranging from major PLC's to owner managed businesses. He regularly deals with complex High Court litigation as well as alternative dispute resolution, including mediation.

Career

Trainee solicitor Mackrell, Turner, Garrett 1991-93; assistant solicitor Mackrell, Turner, Garrett 1993-95; assistant solicitor Reid Minty 1995-96; assistant solicitor Howes Percival 1996-98; associate solicitor Howes Percival 1998-2002; partner Howes Percival 2002 to date.

Education

Kingston Grammar School; Manchester Polytechnic (1988 LLB); Guildford College of Law (LSF 1989).

Leisure

Cycling, golf, rugby.


East Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Within: Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Howes Percival LLP has a strong focus on the automotive and food and drink sectors, but also also acts for clients in the manufacturing, minerals and mining, transport, waste and retail sectors. Key figures include practice head Geraint Davies, who has notable strength in property litigation, and Satnam Chayra, who handles shareholder, director and partnership disputes, in addition to property litigation. Welcome Break Group, HM Revenue & Customs, Molins and Getronics Services (UK) are all clients.

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East Midlands: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Leading individuals

Geraint Davies - Howes Percival LLP

Within: Property litigation

A top-class regional firm’, Howes Percival LLP acts for landlords and tenants alike in portfolio management work and lease renewals and exits. Satnam Chayra and director Jane Bloomer both specialise in this area, while practice head Geraint Davies handles a range of property-related contractual disputes including lease disputes and renewals, covenant disputes, dilapidation claims and licence issues. The group’s client roster includes large corporates alongside owner-managed businesses, investment funds, developers and private individuals such as Welcome Break Group, Nampak Plastics Europe and C Brewer & Sons.

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