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Andrew Scott

Consultant Solicitor

Andrew is a proficient Dispute Resolution solicitor who qualified in 1990. He has practiced in the East Midlands throughout his career, previously as a partner and director in a successful Midlands firm, specialising in resolving disputes for businesses, from multinationals to sole traders and also for private individuals, including family disputes.

Andrew’s experience has helped him to appreciate the need for swift, practical and cost effective solutions to avoid court intervention unless there is no alternative. Andrew is based in Keyworth, Nottinghamshire, but has a nationwide client base. Andrew works flexibly meeting clients at their chosen time and location. His professional yet friendly approach, coupled with a methodical and determined work ethic, benefits his clients and helps secure the results they desire.

Andrew’s areas of expertise include:

Commercial Dispute resolution

  • Representing one of the main sub-contractors in the Wembley Stadium litigation
  • Securing interim injunctions to enforce post termination restrictive covenants
  • Representing large and small businesses in breach of contract cases
  • Pursuing and defending negligence claims for businesses both large and small
  • Evicting former employees from company accommodation
  • Advising and representing former business partners in partnership disputes
  • Breach of warranty disputes
  • Debt recovery proceedings

Individual Dispute Resolution

  • Representing former employees/directors/partners in connection with restrictive covenant proceedings
  • Enforcing the terms of settlement agreements
  • Advising on disputes arising from the sale/purchase of a business including breach of warranty claims
  • Commencing and defending proceedings regarding the wills and estates of deceased parties including claims by and against Personal Representatives and Trustees
  • Building disputes
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Consumer and contract disputes
  • Defamation proceedings

Family Dispute Resolution

  • Divorce and related financial proceedings for high net worth individuals
  • Prenuptial and separation agreements
  • Co-habitee and civil partnership disputes
  • Disputes and proceedings regarding children

What Others Say

The service that I received from Mr Scott was professional and clear. Everything was explained and nothing was too much trouble, if I was ever unclear on anything time was taken to ensure that I had all the facts that I needed. Mr Scott was to the point but at the same time had a caring manner and I always felt that I was in experienced safe hands. He was also very conscious of costs which was very much appreciated.

A Client