Stephen is a commercial litigation lawyer. He specialises in advising clients on a wide range of contractual disputes, debt and asset recovery claims as well as consumer credit. Stephen has experience in both High Court and County Court litigation and alternative dispute resolution including mediation.
Stephen advises national and international clients on a range of instructions as part of a team of lawyers based in the firm’s Solent office. Stephen advice centres on achieving commercially productive results for clients and clients have praised his both his proactive attitude and business orientated advice.
Recent work undertaken by Stephen includes:
· representing a high-street bank’s commercial brand in recovery of secured lending against a property worth £1.3 million;
· acting for national building materials group in relation to a director’s guarantee of company credit; and
· advising a worldwide recruitment agency on a tri-party recovery and indemnity claim.
Stephen joined Shoosmiths in 2016 as part of a team move from a smaller south coast law firm.
BA (Hons) History 2.1 ( University of Reading )
LLB 2.1 ( College of Law )
Legal Practice Course Distinction ( College of Law )