Susan Garrett > Addleshaw Goddard > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
1 ST PETER'S SQUARE
MANCHESTER
M2 3DE
England

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Manchester

Addleshaw Goddard is ‘a go-to firm for pre-action advice and disputes’, handling complex litigation for local, national and international clients. Areas of specialism include large IT disputes, competition law claims and ‘business protection’ work, which involves helping employers to manage risks stemming from employees and third parties who pose a threat to their interests. Mark Molyneux – described as ‘one of the best litigators in the country’ – heads the team with strong support from Susan Garrett. Managing associates Nicholas Ashcroft and Paul Rowley are also recommended alongside legal director Clare Dwyer.

North West > Insurance > Professional negligence

Led by Mark Molyneux, Addleshaw Goddard‘s professional negligence department has particular strength in the banking and construction sectors, handling high value claims against solicitors, valuers and other professionals. In the wake of the Grenfell disaster, cladding and fire safety issues have become an area of increased activity for the team, which has been advising a broad range of clients on issues relating to cladding and fire safety compliance. Susan Garrett handles professional negligence claims in the pensions area, while managing associate Matthew O’Neill focuses on claims against valuers, surveyors, brokers and solicitors on behalf of financial services clients.