Grace is an Associate in the Dispute Resolution team.
Her focus is on managing a wide range of commercial based disputes on behalf of a variety of individuals and commercial entities. This includes professional negligence claims against accountants, surveyors and other solicitors; contentious probate disputes; disputes arising out of contract breaches; disputes regarding non-payment of invoices; and property/construction related disputes.
In addition, Grace has experience of assisting with restrictive covenant claims; civil fraud; defamation/reputation management claims; intellectual property disputes; claims for injunctive relief and search and seize orders.
Grace is also experienced in all aspects of alternative dispute resolution including mediation and joint settlement meetings. She works alongside her clients to try to resolve disputes quickly and cost effectively.
Her clients include individuals and businesses across a wide range of sectors.
Recent examples of how Grace has supported clients include:
- assisting to reach a sizeable settlement following exchange of witness evidence and attendance at mediation for an individual client in her professional negligence claim against her previous solicitors who negligently dealt with her personal injury claim;
- reaching a settlement during mediation, and prior to trial, for defendant clients in their contentious probate dispute with family members involving the interpretation of their parents’ will; and
- securing a favourable settlement for a leaseholder client in its dispute with its landlord regarding defective works completed by the landlord in accordance with an agreement for lease.