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Irwin Mitchell

BAUHAUS, ROSSETTI PLACE, 27 QUAY STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4AW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 838 3132
Fax:
Fax 0161 839 9804
DX:
14368 MANCHESTER
Email:
Web:
www.irwinmitchell.com

Duncan Hope

Tel:
Work +44 (0)161 838 5596
Email:
Irwin Mitchell

Work Department

Business legal services

Position

Duncan has considerable experience of advising clients on a varied caseload of commercial disputes, with particular expertise in:

  • Contractual disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Banking and finance litigation
  • Pension disputes
  • Fraud and dishonesty
  • The enforcement of restrictive covenants 


North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Manchester

Within: Commercial litigation: Manchester

The ‘first-rate’ team at Irwin Mitchell regularly represents commercial clients and financial institutions in high-value disputes and also has experience in matters across the education and sports sectors. Headline work includes representing the Co-operative Bank in proceedings against Deutsche Bank, Hayes Freehold (in liquidation), Sentrum and Sentrum Holdings concerning a facility of £25m provided to Hayes Freehold. The team is also acting for a large number of individuals in disputes against more than 70 defendant Cypriot banks, developers and law firms, regarding the mis-selling of foreign currency loans in respect of Cypriot property purchases by UK consumers. The ‘brilliant’ Duncan Hope heads the team, which includes associate Ailsa Anderson, who handles banking, finance and pension disputes.

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