James Woolstenhulme > Shakespeare Martineau LLP > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Shakespeare Martineau LLP
B4 6AA

Work Department

Dispute Resolution




James is an expert in managing and resolving complex disputes and guiding his clients through commercial problems so that they can focus on their business.

James specialises in resolving complex disputes through the Courts and using alternative dispute resolution, including mediation. James also represents clients in international arbitrations. His practice covers contractual and shareholder disputes, professional negligence and cases involving injunctions.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Birmingham

(Next Generation Partners)

James WoolstenhulmeShakespeare Martineau LLP

Shakespeare Martineau LLP‘s ‘tenacious‘ litigation services and dispute resolution team handles the full range of contractual, commercial and corporate disputes, as well as procurement litigation and database misuse claims, defamation claims and issues concerning urgent injunctive relief. Among its sector specialisms, it counts manufacturing, finance, IT and telecoms and energy disputes; Andrew Adams is a name to note for the latter. Adams and associates Ben Humphreys and Catherine Savage are also praised for their ‘deep knowledge of the higher education sector‘. Managing director Mark Beesley and ‘vastly experienced litigatorBarry Jarvis jointly lead the team, which includes James Woolstenhulme, who is particularly active in partnership issues, and shareholder and procurement disputes.