The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Stewarts Law LLP

5 NEW STREET SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 8037
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com
Leeds, London

Martin Walsh

Tel:
Work +44 (0)113 394 9481
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com/people/martin-walsh/
Stewarts Law LLP

Work Department

Commercial Litigation

Position

Partner

Martin advises private sector clients in the technology, finance and manufacturing sectors, as well as public bodies. Martin has experience in High Court litigation, arbitration (both domestic and international), expert determination and mediation. He regularly advises on the renegotiation or termination of live distressed contracts/projects.

Cases include:

  • Representing a major international IT supplier following termination for breach of a £400m contract with a government department
  • Acting for a FTSE 100 company facing a £20m claim for software licence infringement by an aggressive US supplier
  • Multi-jurisdictional fraud investigation for a foreign state body
  • LCIA arbitration involving alleged illegal state aid to an airline

Career

Martin joined Stewarts in 2016. He was previously a senior associate at Pinsent Masons, having trained and qualified with the firm. He was promoted to partner at Stewarts in 2018.

Leisure

Martin enjoys most sports, particularly football and golf.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Within: Commercial litigation: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Boutique litigation firm Stewarts Law LLP has the scope to handle a range of high-value complex commercial disputes. The group is particularly highly regarded for its experience in fraud and corruption, cartel damages claims, IT disputes and financial services litigation. Mo Bhaskaran is noted for his expertise in complex disputes and heads up the practice, which includes 'experienced litigator' Kate Pollock, Martin Walsh, who leads the firm's technology-sector disputes department, and recently promoted partner Nick Haworth.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in London

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to