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Dispute Resolution

We’re experts in getting commercial disputes resolved, so you can focus on running your business.
Top Tier 2022

With the right legal support disputes can be resolved with your business relationships still intact.

Legal 500 UK ranks the team Tier 1 for “consistently providing advice of the highest legal order” and Chambers & Partners notes “they genuinely care about people and put client service first.”

Our disputes resolution team is known for its straightforward and down-to-earth approach to resolving disputes in an efficient and cost-effective way. Speak to us as early in the process as possible and we’ll be able to guide you down the right path – whether that’s through litigation or alternative dispute resolution channels.

We have an excellent track record in handling complex litigation at all levels and our client base is varied, including commercial, construction, real estate, intellectual property, technology and the public sector.

See our dispute resolution specialisms
  • Breach of contract
  • Negligence claims
  • Defamation, privacy and reputation management
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Public procurement
  • Contentious trusts and probate
  • Civil fraud
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Alternative dispute resolution including mediation, arbitration and expert determination
  • Injunction / emergency applications
  • Technology disputes
  • Unfair prejudice claims
  • Invoice and debt recovery
  • Warranty claims
  • Data breaches
  • Judicial review
  • Professional indemnity claims

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The Muckle team is by far the most talented and commercially focused set of litigation lawyers in the North East and, in my experience, one of the best nationally. Their approach is all about individual service and hands-on client care with very transparent billing and value for money. Their range of contentious specialisms is also quite unique in Newcastle. They really do deliver results.

Legal 500 UK, client quote

This is a responsive, costs conscious and regionally focused team of very talented individuals who have a much wider breadth of commercial disputes experience and specialism than any others in the region.

Legal 500 UK, client quote
How can the Muckle Dispute Resolution Team help your business?

How can the Muckle Dispute Resolution Team help your business?

Susan Howe talks about how our Dispute Resolution team can help you and your business understand the options and strategies available so that problems can be resolved effectively and quickly.

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susan howe
Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution
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