Civil Litigation & Dispute Solicitors

Civil Litigation & Dispute Solicitors

If you have a dispute or compensation claim, which you wish to bring or defend, we can assist you.

Whatever your dispute or claim involves, whether it is a contractual dispute, property issue, consumer complaint, or a threat to your personal reputation, we will provide the support, guidance, and representation you need.

We unfortunately do not offer debt recovery services for individuals. For information regarding debt recovery services for businesses, please click here.

Get in touch with our friendly team of advisors on enquiries@andrewjackson.co.uk for help and advice on all areas of civil litigation and personal dispute that may affect you and your family.

 

 

Or call your preferred office today to speak to a member of the team.

Testimonials

  • "It has also been a pleasure dealing with you and must say you have done us proud."

    Mrs Marshall and Mr Simons
  • "continues to maintain its high standards and focus on customer service."

    Chambers UK 2022
  • "Nick Dean: His dedication to this type of work sets the tone for everyone in the firm."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "Stephen Kell is a great lawyer and very commercially astute. He’s ideal in a tough battle."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "Smart players in a tough market."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "Peter Duffus’ considerable experience in litigation matters, and in particular in negotiation, were invaluable in restraining an extremely delicately poised discretionary trust matter from escalating into expensive litigation. Although the matter did last for some three years, the approach of continuing to try and find a solution covering everyone’s interests was fully vindicated."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "Peter Duffus has wisdom of many years of litigating all aspects of trusts and estates. You are unlikely to find a solicitor with more wide-ranging experience."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "The team has long years of experience across a vast range of trusts and estate litigation, from basic Inheritance Act claims, to challenging wills, to breach of trustees duties, to claiming beneficial interest based on DNA testing."

    Legal 500 2022
  • "is a good commercial outfit and provides sound advice."

    Chambers UK 2022
  • "is responsive to the needs of its clients. They put the interests of the client first and foremost."

    Chambers UK 2022
  • "A very strong player in the market."

    Chambers 2020
  • “On behalf of my family I would like to thank you for your help in sorting this matter out. Not only in getting some of the money back... but dealing with it in a sympathetic and professional way which has given my children some faith when dealing with solicitors.”

    Steve Harris

Key Contacts

Hugh Smith
Partner

Hugh Smith

Peter Duffus
Partner

Peter Duffus

Sarah Pether
Associate

Sarah Pether

Nicola White
Associate

Nicola White

Abigail Young
Paralegal

Abigail Young

News & Events

News

Andrew Jackson announces key appointment - Regional law firm is joined by Associate, Nicola White

Law firm Andrew Jackson is pleased to announce the appointment of Nicola White, who joins the firm’s growing team as an associate, strengthening its offering regionally and throughout the UK. With over a decade's experience, Nicola brings expertise in contested probate cases, particularly in disputed wills and inheritance …

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Finding the correct approach to issues of fundamental dishonesty

In the recent case of Howlett v Davies, in October 2017, the Court of Appeal considered the correct approach to issues of fundamental dishonesty in what is a crucial decision for claimants and defendants alike. Since 2013, claimants in personal injury cases have had the benefit of Qualified One-way …

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Articles

Misrepresentation: Negligent and innocent statements in contract law

Misrepresentation: Negligent and innocent statements in contract law

During pre-contractual negotiations, many things may be said in advertising, during discussions or in correspondence. Some may become terms of the contract and others may have no legal effect, but the law of misrepresentation concerns untrue or misleading statements made by one party, which induce the other to enter …

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Adjudication: The effect of Liquidation and Limitation

Adjudication: The effect of Liquidation and Limitation

In the case of Bresco Electrical Services Limited (In Liquidation) v. Michael J Lonsdale (Electrical) Limited [2019] the Supreme Court had an opportunity of reviewing the impact of liquidation on adjudication. At first instance, the Court held that the effect of insolvency set-off was that an adjudicator lacked jurisdiction …

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Contact Us


    "It has also been a pleasure dealing with you and must say you have done us proud."

    Mrs Marshall and Mr Simons

    "continues to maintain its high standards and focus on customer service."

    Chambers UK 2022

    "Nick Dean: His dedication to this type of work sets the tone for everyone in the firm."

    Legal 500 2022

    "Stephen Kell is a great lawyer and very commercially astute. He’s ideal in a tough battle."

    Legal 500 2022

    "Smart players in a tough market."

    Legal 500 2022

    "Peter Duffus’ considerable experience in litigation matters, and in particular in negotiation, were invaluable in restraining an extremely delicately poised discretionary trust matter from escalating into expensive litigation. Although the matter did last for some three years, the approach of continuing to try and find a solution covering everyone’s interests was fully vindicated."

    Legal 500 2022

    "Peter Duffus has wisdom of many years of litigating all aspects of trusts and estates. You are unlikely to find a solicitor with more wide-ranging experience."

    Legal 500 2022

    "The team has long years of experience across a vast range of trusts and estate litigation, from basic Inheritance Act claims, to challenging wills, to breach of trustees duties, to claiming beneficial interest based on DNA testing."

    Legal 500 2022

    "is a good commercial outfit and provides sound advice."

    Chambers UK 2022

    "is responsive to the needs of its clients. They put the interests of the client first and foremost."

    Chambers UK 2022

    "A very strong player in the market."

    Chambers 2020

    “On behalf of my family I would like to thank you for your help in sorting this matter out. Not only in getting some of the money back... but dealing with it in a sympathetic and professional way which has given my children some faith when dealing with solicitors.”

    Steve Harris

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