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Nelsons Solicitors Limited

STERNE HOUSE, LODGE LANE, DERBY, DE1 3WD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01332 372372
Fax:
Fax 01332 365715
DX:
700889 DERBY 4
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk

Cathryn Selby

Tel:
Work 01332 378619
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk/people/cathryn-selby/
Nelsons Solicitors Limited

Work Department

Dispute resolution.

Position

Partner and head of dispute resolution. Areas of expertise include commercial litigation, including business and share sale disputes; breach of warranty claims; contractual disputes; minority shareholder actions; insurance disputes; civil fraud cases; contentious construction claims; shareholder and partnership disputes.

Cathryn also specialises in professional negligence, including mishandled litigation, tax advice, commercial property transactions, mergers and acquisitions, pension disputes, financial litigation including hedging claims and financial product mis-selling, professional indemnity disputes, professional fee disputes, complaints and regulatory matters. 

Cathryn regularly delivers seminars to clients and intermediaries and is consultant editor for the professional negligence division of Simons Taxes.

Career

Trained Halliwell Landau; qualified 1995; partner Nelsons 2012. Solicitor/trainee solicitor at Halliwell Landau, Manchester, 1993-96; solicitor at James Chapman & Co, Manchester 1996-97; partner and head of professional negligence at Pannone & Partners, Manchester 1997-2004; associate and head of commercial litigation Sheffield and national head of professional negligence at Irwin Mitchell, Sheffield 2004-11; partner and head of commercial litigation at Shakespeares, Nottingham 2011-12. Publications of note: consultant editor of the Professional Negligence section of Simons Taxes.

Member

Professional Negligence Lawyers Association.

Education

Mortimer Wilson; University of Manchester (1992 LLB Degree in Law); Chester College of Law (1993 Law Society Final Examinations).

Leisure

Travel, reading, walking, food, cinema.


East Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Nottingham and Derby

Within: Commercial litigation: Nottingham and Derby

Nelsons Solicitors Limited has a sizeable presence in the East Midlands, fielding 17 practitioners (including six partners) in its Nottingham and Derby offices. In addition to acting for local clients, it also advises entities based further afield nationally as well. Its practice head in Derby is Cathryn Selby, who has more than 23 years of commercial litigation experience, and includes group actions and other large-scale litigation. Also based in Derby is Kevin Modiri, who handles a varied workload of professional negligence claims, insolvency litigation, partnership disputes and breaches of contract, among other matters. In Nottingham, seasoned practitioner Chris Adams is recommended.

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