Litigation Solicitors in Tameside

Legal disputes are sometimes unavoidable and can be expensive, time-consuming and highly frustrating if the right approach is not taken promptly. Getting expert legal advice from the outset can save you time, money and a lot of unnecessary stress and conflict.

Our litigation solicitors in Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside offer expert advice and representation for both civil and commercial disputes. With decades of experience, we regularly achieve positive outcomes both in court and through out-of-court settlements for a wide range of clients.

We appreciate that you want to see a resolution as quickly and cost-effectively as possible, without compromising your interests. To help you achieve this, we prioritise negotiation and alternative dispute resolution wherever appropriate, helping you to avoid the time and expense involved in pursuing court action.

However, our litigation team also regularly represent clients in court at all levels, so we have the skills and expertise needed where this is the best approach to secure the right result for you.

Our litigation team can quickly assess your situation and provide an honest, independent assessment of your legal position and the options you can pursue. We can then offer clear, pragmatic guidance through the entire litigation process, helping you to get the outcome you need.

To arrange an appointment with our litigation and dispute resolution solicitors in Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, please call 0161 785 3500 or email

Our civil litigation solicitors in Tameside

Personal legal disputes can be very challenging and emotionally draining, especially where they involve a member of your family, a neighbour or anyone else you will need to continue dealing with in the future.

Our civil litigation team offer sensitive, practical advice for all types of civil disputes, helping you to protect your interests and minimise any long-term negative fallout for your personal relationships.

We will get to know you, your concerns and your goals, so we can find legal solutions that work for you without the need for any avoidable conflict. In most cases, we can resolve civil disputes amicably through negotiation or alternative dispute resolution, allowing you to avoid a court hearing.

However, we also have strong experience pursuing civil litigation through the courts, so can ensure the best possible representation, no matter what approach is required.

Our civil dispute resolution expertise includes:

  • Professional negligence claims
  • Wills disputes
  • Inheritance Act disputes
  • Property & boundary disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Property title disputes
  • Injunctions
  • Breach of Trust claims

Trapped in a civil dispute and need help finding a positive way forward? Get in touch with our civil dispute resolution solicitors in Tameside.

Our commercial litigation solicitors in Tameside

Any commercial dispute has the potential to harm your business if not dealt with in the right way. Good legal advice can help to prevent a dispute for sucking up your time, money and energy, distracting you from the job of running of your business.

Our commercial litigation solicitors in Tameside can offer the creative, pragmatic thinking you need to solve your business disputes quickly and cost-effectively, while protecting your commercial interests, reputation and key business relationships.

We can take a business-focused approach, allowing us to find a solution that resolves your immediate issue while fitting with your overall business goals.

Our business dispute resolution expertise includes:

  • Shareholder disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • LLP disputes
  • Injunctions
  • Intellectual property (IP) disputes
  • Reputation management (including online defamation)
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Supplier disputes
  • Commercial property disputes
  • Insolvency
  • Construction disputes

Is a commercial dispute costing you time, money and lot of stress? Get in touch with our employment lawyers in Tameside.

Our litigation experience

Christopher Burke heads our litigation team, being a partner in the firm and a solicitor with more than 25 years’ experience helping people to resolve their disputes.

We have a strong track record of success with all types of private and commercial disputes. From issues that are relatively straightforward and can be resolved with a simple solicitor’s letter or face-to-face negotiation, to the most complex matters that require court proceedings at the highest level, we have the expertise you need to secure the right outcome.

We have represented many clients in County Court, High Court and the Court of Appeal, as well as being experts in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods, such as mediation. This means that, whatever route is required for your dispute, we can offer experienced guidance at every stage.

With accreditation from the Law Society for Criminal Litigation, we also have independently recognised expertise in criminal proceedings.

Speak to our litigation & dispute resolution solicitors in Tameside

For expert help to swiftly and effectively resolve a civil or commercial dispute, please call now on 0161 785 3500 or you can email us at