Corporate Legal problems

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Mediation Services

Are you in the position where your livelihood or your company is being risked by a significant conflict or by legal action?

The process of mediation, performed by a proficient and exerpt mediator on neutral territory, is often a preferable and much better choice to that of being drawn into court action. Mediation could turn deadlock and acrimony into an amicably settled issue. Then with all the essential concerns resolved, all parties can move on.

An efficient dispute resolution service is invariably cheaper, faster & more flexible than court action

Read more on what to do next here: Workplace & Business Mediation Services. Or if you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Save time, money and worry.

Arbitration Services & Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

When in a deadlocked dispute, parties often find themselves in Mediation and Arbitration instead of finding themselves in court. There is good reason for this. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) comprises mostly of the use of Arbitration and Mediation services.

Selecting Arbitration as a method of dispute resolution means that you’ll arrive at a binding conclusion to your dispute in a less expensive manor than court will allow, plus it will be away from the difficulties and public nature of the court system itself.

Supported by the courts, carried out in private, decisions of arbitrators are binding

There is more of a breakdown on this with more information that may help: Arbitration Services. If you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Saving time, money and worry you can now access an expert barrister direct.

Corporate Criminal Services

It is becoming more common these days to prosecute companies, and wherever possible the focus is on individuals in those companies.

This is done in the case of infringement of the regulatory provisions, e.g. weights and measures and right up to corporate manslaughter. Sometimes the fines inflicted on companies are very severe. There are also offences attaching to the directors of companies, for example under the Companies Act, – fraudulent trading, or unlawful loans to directors.

Investigation & prosecution of management, professionals, directors & companies is increasing

If you find yourself under threat of investigation or prosecution, find out more here: Corporate Criminal Issues . If you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Saving time, money and worry you can now access an expert barrister direct.

Contract Issues

Commercial Contracts exist wherever there are transactions and trading. These contracts can be either explicit or implied and business relationships will always depend on them.

Even when explicit contracts are in place, problems can still come about. They occur through misunderstandings or error, at other times they happen due to the willfulness of one of the parties. Correct and timely advice from an expert can enable you to limit the damage and even claim recompense.

Contract law is complicated, expert advice is often the only way towards a resolution

There is a breakdown of the specific issues here with links to more information: Implied & Explicit Contract Issues. If you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Saving time, money and worry you can now access an expert barrister direct.

Building, Construction & Commercial Properties

Construction and building work covers a wide area of activities and can be notoriously difficult to resolve issues when problems arise. Then there are the problems of tenancy and leasing afterwards.

Is the owner refusing to pay for your work? Does he imagine the variations were free? Alternatively is your tenant in breach of their agreement, refusing to leave or is making claims against you? Or are you a specialist sub-contractor and you have done the work & now you’re not being paid? Whatever your problem your next step could be crucial.

There is a breakdown of these issues here with links to information that may help:

If you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Saving time, money and worry you can now access an expert barrister direct.

Breaking Of Trading Standards Or Other Business Regulations

Our working lives are dictated by agencies that regulate the way we conduct our businesses, the most prominent of which is the Trading Standards authority.

Are you accused of breaking business regulations? Trading Standards compliance is essential. Consumers are finding the systems of complaint easier to pursue than ever before.

Breaking Trading Standards is a criminal offence

It may help you to discover more on this issue here: Legal Services Trading Standards. If you need help fast use our Contact form or call straight away on 01962 690061. Saving time, money and worry you can now access an expert barrister direct.

 

Contact Stewart Patterson Barrister

Contact Information

We wholeheartedly welcome you to contact us regarding any legally related issues or concerns. We're easy to talk with and will very quickly steer you in the right direction.

Stewart Patterson
Barrister, Mediator & Arbitrator

Pump Court Chambers,
31 Southgate Street,
Winchester
SO23 9EB
Tel: 01962 690061
Fax: 0845 259 3240
DX: 2514 Winchester

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