Mr Paul Hargreaves > Walker Morris LLP > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Walker Morris LLP
33 Wellington Street

Work Department

Construction & Engineering


Partner – Construction & Engineering


Paul specialises in high value and complex litigation in the Construction and Engineering department. He has a broad range of experience in relation to all forms of dispute resolution, including High Court construction, engineering and commercial litigation disputes, professional negligence, product liability, defective works and contractual disputes. Paul has significant experience in multi-party litigation (Rendlesham Estates Plc and others v Barr Limited [2014] EWHC 3968) and has significant trial experience along with conducting a number of interlocutory applications, case management conferences and mediations.  He has run a number of cases under conditional and discounted fee agreements and has extensive knowledge in this area.

Paul Hargreaves is developing an enviable reputation in the contentious construction space. Sources observe that he is “very able, and works tirelessly to achieve the client’s objectives.”

Paul was shortlisted for Associate Solicitor of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2015.



Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Insurance > Professional negligence: claimant

(Next Generation Partners)

Paul HargreavesWalker Morris LLP

Walker Morris LLP‘s expertise spans numerous sectors and the team acts in disputes involving accountants, solicitors and architects. The practice is also frequently instructed in claims arising from leasehold disputes, including claims where the title to a property is unsecured or there is a challenge to the value of the lender’s security. Gwendoline Davies, Paul Hargreaves, Nick Lees, Louise Power, Richard Sandford, Martin Scott and Malcolm Simpson collectively lead the team and are key practitioners. Andrew Beck became a consultant in 2019.