Examples of John's recent cases
Mediating a dispute between a payment card business and a multi-site retailer regarding amounts due under a commercial contract.
Mediating financial claims arising out of an admitted breach of data protection legislation.
Mediating claims and counterclaims between 50-50 shareholders of a successful manufacturing business.
Mediating a dispute concerning the supply of a transport facility to the organisers of a city centre event.
Mediating litigation between the seller and the purchaser of a high value performance vehicle.
Co-mediating a claim by a corporate customer of a bank, alleging economic duress against the bank in relation to changes in lending terms and interest rate hedging arrangements.
Mediating a claim, the week before trial, regarding the positioning of foundations for a building in relation to the boundary of the property.
A mediation involving a claim for professional negligence against an insurance broker concerning alleged failures to correctly identify and pass on information relevant to insurers, leading to denial of cover following a fire at a commercial property.
A mediation of a dispute between two parties as to the existence of a business partnership, the identity of partnership assets and the terms of the alleged partnership agreement.
A case concerning alleged breaches of restrictive covenants and confidentiality provisions in a consultancy agreement.
Mediating a claim brought by a bank against its appointed surveyors for alleged professional negligence in the valuation of a commercial property.
A dispute concerning the drafting of legal documents for the formation of a leisure complex in North America.
A dispute regarding investment and tax advice given to an individual when investing in an Enterprise Zone.
Allegations of professional negligence against the auditors of a company concerning a fraud perpetrated on the company.
A range of issues between shareholders of a family retail business.
A dispute between a company and its insurers concerning alleged late notification of a third party claim made against the company following a factory fire.
A case relating to advice given to the directors of a company entering voluntary liquidation.
A dispute between a partnership and one of its partners following the giving of a termination notice.
A claim for professional negligence against a firm of solicitors in relation to the handling of Court proceedings.
An issue between a sportswear supplier and a football club concerning a licensing and sponsorship agreement.