Dispute Resolution


Owen White can help you resolve commercial and private disputes quickly and cost-effectively. Our highly experienced dispute resolution team has successfully helped hundreds of businesses and individuals with a full range of disputes.

Where appropriate, we try to use proactive methods of resolution such as mediation – representing your interests at mediations with your opponent.   Our team also includes accredited and experienced mediators.

We are highly experienced in High Court and Tribunal proceedings at the Court of Appeal and have successfully represented clients in a wide variety of litigation disputes including many large, high profile and unusual cases.

Commercial and Contract Disputes

We have an outstanding reputation in resolving commercial disputes such as those relating to:

  • Land development agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Private company disputes
  • Franchise agreements
  • Freight handling
  • Project management
  • Employment
  • Professional negligence
  • Sale and supply of goods and services

Debt Collection

We have helped many businesses to recover bad debt. Our methods vary from chasing slow payers to obtaining bankruptcy and winding-up orders in more serious cases. At all times, we try to recover money in the most cost-effective manner for you.


We advise liquidators and receivers on failed business ventures and also advise individuals, partnerships and companies on the legal and commercial options available.

Landlord and Tenant

We are recognised experts in housing law and have successfully resolved a wide range of disputes between landlords and tenants.

Agriculture and Environmental

We have also gained an expertise in agricultural and environmental contract and nuisance claims – regularly dealing with complex scientific and agricultural issues.

“ Very client focussed and responsive with unrivalled tactical instincts and commercial antennae ”
- Legal 500 - 2013

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