Elizabeth Wilkinson > Slater Heelis > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Slater Heelis
86 DEANSGATE
MANCHESTER
M3 2ER
England

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Head of Department, Elizabeth has over 20 years PQE advising on a wide range of commercial disputes including large-scale complex contract cases, professional negligence actions, shareholder and breach of warranty claims, board disputes and pre-emptive actions to protect businesses from departing employees or previous owners.

She advises on the rights and obligations of directors and shareholders, partners and members of LLPs and has advised large corporates and PLCs, SMEs and owner-managed businesses as well as individuals.

Elizabeth has been recognised as a Recommended Lawyer in The Legal 500 since 2009.

Career

Trained at DLA; qualified 1998

DLA 1996-2004;

Taylors 2004-2005;

Pannone/Pannone Corporate LLP 2005-2017;

MLP Law Ltd 2017-2019 (Head of Dispute Resolution) ;

Slater Heelis 2019 to date (Head of Dispute Resolution)

Leisure

Spending time with family and friends, travelling and history

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Manchester

Elizabeth Wilkinson helms the team at Slater Heelis and leads on a range of complex contract and professional negligence cases, shareholder and breach of warranty claims, board disputes, and preemptive actions to protect businesses from departing employees or previous owners. Other key group members include managing partner Chris Bishop and experienced litigator John Gorner; the latter joined the firm in August 2021.