Mr Martin Woodford > Ward Hadaway LLP > Newcastle upon Tyne, England > Lawyer Profile

Ward Hadaway LLP
SANDGATE HOUSE
102 QUAYSIDE
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NE1 3DX
England
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Work Department

Commercial Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Martin has a wide commercial practice. He has a particular interest in high value disputes involving financial mis-selling and also in pension and trust disputes.

He regularly acts in insurance disputes. He also has a number of large public authority client disputes which he advises in respect of pension matters and matters of procurement.

Martin is dually qualified as a solicitor and barrister.

Lawyer Rankings

North > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Newcastle

(Leading individuals)

Martin WoodfordWard Hadaway

Ward Hadaway’s ‘expertise and ability to handle complex, multi-party litigation is really impressive’. Led by ‘seriously impressive team leaderPeter Hornsey, the commercial litigation department utilises its ‘top-to-bottom talent’ to handle a full scope of disputes arising in relation to corporate transactions, breaches of contract, professional negligence and other tortious claims, insurance and financial law issues, among other matters. Robert Glassford has a wealth of experience acting for public sector clients. A key contact for financial sector work, Martin Woodford is dual-qualified as a barrister and solicitor. Legal director Lucy Cleghorn and managing associate Joe Kelley are rising stars in the team.