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Mills & Reeve LLP

1 NEW YORK STREET, MANCHESTER, M1 4HD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 880 2666
Web:
www.mills-reeve.com

Richard Dawson-Gerrard

Tel:
Work 0161 234 8797
Email:
Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Regulatory, public and commercial disputes.

Position

Richard has extensive and broad experience in all aspects of commercial dispute resolution. He is a CEDR accredited mediator. His focus is on understanding clients and their needs to put together strategies that get the necessary result.

Career

Trained DLA; qualified 1995; associate DLA 1993-2003; partner Keoghs 2003-06; partner Stephensons 2006-11; partner George Davies Solicitors LLP 2011-13; partner Mills & Reeves LLP 2013 to date.

Education

Nottingham University (1992 LLB Law); Chester Law School (1993 LPC).

Leisure

Restoration and racing classic cars.


North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Manchester

Within: Commercial litigation: Manchester

Mills & Reeve LLP advises its clients on a wide range of litigation matters including boardroom disputes, shareholder disputes, warranty claims and fraud. Key client sectors include food and agribusiness, waste, private wealth, sport, manufacturing and education. Richard Dawson-Gerrard heads the team, while Simon Pedley focuses on corporate and commercial disputes and contentious trusts.

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North West: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Mills & Reeve LLP represents sports clients, celebrities, private individuals, public bodies and corporates, with areas of expertise including reputation management and also defamation work. Richard Dawson-Gerrard, who focuses on crisis management, heads the team alongside ‘excellent’ principal associate Rachael Somerset, who specialises in reputation management and libel issues.

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