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Huw is an experienced commercial disputes solicitor who joined Acuity in January 2021 from a Regional Firm.  

Huw assists businesses in a range of commercial disputes.  He has a strong track record of providing advice within a range of business sectors with particular experience in construction-related disputes.  Huw has experience in both High Court Litigation and Arbitration as well as all forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution.  

  • Commercial contract disputes
  • Director/ Shareholder disputes
  • Construction disputes
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Defamation and reputation management
  • Resolving a dispute relating to a limited company’s beneficial shareholding in a separate limited company
  • Resolving a claim relating to a consultancy fee payable on execution of a building contract for a development
  • Advising a Defendant in multi-party proceedings relating to the execution of a Search Order and Injunction, and the underlying proceedings
  • Resolving a product liability claim against a supplier which included a loss of profit claim
  • Obtaining Judgment for a USA based company in respect of a loan provided for the development of a care home
  • Obtaining summary judgment for Claimants in the Technology and Construction Court relating to the defective installation of floor screening
  • Advising a Referring Party on the enforcement of an adjudication award where the Responding Party had raised arguments that the Adjudicator had breached natural justice

Accolades

  • The Litigation Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.

  • The Litigation Team is ranked Band 3 in Chambers & Partners.

Words from our clients

  • The litigation team is focused, commercial, practical and very technically competent.

  • The firm really understands the social housing sector, our needs, our requirements and it tailors its advice accordingly.

  • “I really felt we had the right team doing the job for us. We really felt we had the firepower to take on Herbert Smith toe to toe.”