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ST GEORGE'S HOUSE, 56 PETER STREET, MANCHESTER, M2 3NQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 832 5000
Fax:
Fax 0161 832 5050
DX:
709035 M/C 7
Email:
Web:
www.stripes-solicitors.co.uk

David Gallagher

Tel:
Work 0161 832 5000
Email:
Stripes Solicitors

Work Department

Litigation/employment.

Position

Consultant and head of employment and also specialising in civil litigation. Undertaking work on behalf of both claimants and respondents. Acts for employers in relation to issues principally involving redundancy/unfair dismissal and is regularly consulted by employees regarding settlement agreements, and also conducts litigation where issues overlap eg enforcement of restrictive covenants.

Career

Trained Fox Brooks Marshall; qualified 1981; joined Lawson Coppock & Hart 1981; head of litigation and employed as a partner 1987-2014. Core areas of work were employment, construction and professional negligence. Also matrimonial work involving significant assets.

Languages

French.

Education

Hexham Grammar School; Manchester Polytechnic (1974-77 BA Law/French (Hons)).

Leisure

Ringway Golf Club, cycling and following football and cricket.


North West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Manchester

Within: Commercial litigation: Manchester

The team at Stripes Solicitors is ‘always quick to respond and gives clear and actionable advice’ across a range of disputes including professional negligence, contractual, company and partnership, director, shareholder, insolvency, banking, property and construction cases. Debt recovery and employment disputes are also a key area of focus for the team.  ‘Brilliant’ managing director Andrew Stripe is commended for his ‘attention to detail’ and David Gallagher’s ‘knowledge of the law, calm guidance, experience and ability to distil complexities’ is commended. Joseph Chiffers is also a key member of the team.

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North West: Human resources

Employment

Within: Employment

The key contacts at Stripes Solicitors  are Andrew Stripe  and David Gallagher . The team advises on the full range of employment matters from employment tribunal litigation to TUPE advice, advice on discrimination as well as on other areas such as executive terminations.

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