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

North > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

The ‘brilliant and thorough team’ at Ward Hadaway LLP in Newcastle combines in-depth expertise from the firm’s private client and litigation departments. Litigator Martin Woodford , who specialises in high value claims and is a key figure at the interface between professional negligence and contentious trusts, heads up the team together with private client consultant Gaynor Jackson . Jackson advises high net worth individuals and charities on contentious trust, probate and estate issues. Joe Kelley  left the firm in May 2021 to join Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP.