Helen Griffin > Harrison Drury & Co > Preston, England > Lawyer Profile

Harrison Drury & Co
1A CHAPEL STREET
PRESTON
PR1 8BU
England

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Senior Associate Solicitor

Career

Helen joined Harrison Drury’s dispute resolution department specialising in commercial litigation in September 2015. She qualified as a solicitor in September 2010, and since has worked at two large regional law firms; one in Norfolk and the other in West Yorkshire.

Helen now acts for clients in a wide range of commercial disputes. Client care is at the forefront of Helen’s work on a day to day basis and she seeks to advise clients to achieve the best outcome for their business. Recent disputes that she has worked on include those relating to shareholders, partnerships, supply of goods and services, issues with the acquisition of businesses, general contractual disputes, plus many more.

Education

Helen studied European Law with French and then German at Warwick University, before completing her Masters in International Law at Sheffield University and going on to complete the Legal Practice Course part-time at BPP Professional Education in Leeds.

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the North West

(Rising stars)

Helen GriffinHarrison Drury & Co

At Harrison Drury & Co, agricultural disputes and sports disciplinary matters form part of the firm’s core workload, alongside the usual range of contractual, partnership and professional negligence mandates. ‘Tough seasoned litigatorSean Gibbs heads up the contenious offering, with support from corporate and commercial team lead Nick Booth. Senior associate Helen Griffin is noted particularly for her intellectual property expertise, while associate Matthew Astley is a key contact for the group’s numerous sporting clients, on whose behalf he regularly handles litigation and arbitration.