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Rollits LLP

CITADEL HOUSE, 58 HIGH STREET, HULL, HU1 1QE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01482 323239
Fax:
Fax 01482 326239
DX:
715756 HULL-15
Email:
Web:
www.rollits.com
Hull, York

Ralph Gilbert

Tel:
Work 01482 337352
Email:
Rollits LLP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Managing Partner, Hull specialising in property litigation and corporate recovery & insolvency, in particular retention of title claims, voluntary arrangements and claims by liquidators and receivers, tenancy litigation and possession proceedings.

Career

Qualified 1990; Joined Rollits 1988; Partner 1999; Managing Partner 2015; Chair of Governors Westfield Primary School, Cottingham

Education

LLB University of Hull (1984-1987)

Leisure

Church, sports


Yorkshire and the Humber: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Hull and East Yorkshire

Within: Commercial litigation: Hull and East Yorkshire

Rollits LLP's expertise encompasses shareholder and partnership disputes, breach of contract issues and sale of goods work with notable experience in the motor, education, food and retail sectors. George Coyle leads the practice, which also includes insolvency and property litigation specialist Ralph Gilbert, Caroline Hardcastle, who focuses on the construction sector; Chris Brinkall, who handles contentious landlord and tenant issues; and Andrew Digwood. In a recent highlight, Coyle defended two majority shareholders of an energy business in an unfair prejudice petition brought by a minority shareholder. The team also counts Cranswick, Allam Marine, Hull City Tigers, Leeds City College and Ideal Standard as clients.

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

Chris Drinkall  is head of the team at Rollits LLP, which handles dilapidation disputes, contentious lease renewals, repossession actions and trespass and nuisance actions. Specific areas of expertise for Drinkall include rights of way issues, adverse possession claims, boundary issues and landlord and tenant disputes. Ralph Gilbert  is also a name to note. The firm’s client roster includes Ideal Standard, Cranswick, Superstadium Management Company, Hull City Tigers and Hull College.

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