Neil Berragan has acted for a large number of major plc clients in the distribution, automotive, gaming, construction, travel, telecommunications and IT industries in substantial commercial disputes.
He also has advised and acted in many substantial shareholder disputes, and other important company and insolvency matters.
He is regularly instructed in claims by and against directors and employees in claims involving fraud, breaches of fiduciary duty, post-termination covenants and confidential information. He has also advised and represented numerous solicitors and other professionals in partnership and LLP disputes.
Berragan appears regularly in the specialist business divisions of the High Court in Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Chester (Mercantile, TCC and Chancery), as well as in the High Court in London and the Court of Appeal. He has also advised defendants in high-level issues arising out of credit hire claims, and appeared in test cases.
Berragan will accept instructions directly under the public access scheme. He also undertakes pro bono work.
Click here to find out more about Neil Berragan.
This material was sourced from the Kings Chambers website.
News from Kings Chambers
Briefings from Kings Chambers
In the months since the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Cheshire West, the courts have continued to put into effect Lady Hale’s ‘acid test’.
In Thompson v Renwick Group plc, Mr Thompson was exposed to asbestos while working for his employer, a transport haulage company, during the mid-1970s.
Analysis from The Lawyer
The effects of recent changes to civil litigation are only just beginning to be felt, but barristers in the regions have several reasons to be cheerful