Tim is our Senior Partner and has specialised exclusively in Dispute Resolution work with an emphasis on Commercial Litigation throughout his Legal Career which is now for more than 35 years. He has been with Myerson for 24 years. He was the Head of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Department until 2016.
He deals with complex commercial litigation disputes including Professional Negligence, Contract and Commercial disputes, Shareholder and Director issues such as Unfair Prejudice Petitions and Breaches of Director’s duties, Insolvency matters such as misfeasance and transactions at an undervalue, Partnership Disputes and Property Litigation. He is a member of the Property Litigation Association.
He is often instructed in cases where urgent action is required such as applications for interim injunctions and has obtained Court Orders freezing a potential defendants’ assets to ensure that a future judgement will be satisfied. He has also obtained Search Orders to allow a Defendant’s home or commercial property to be searched to prevent crucial evidence being destroyed. This usually involves taking computer mirror images from laptops, mobile phones etc. He has been instructed by other Solicitors to execute Search Orders.
Tim qualified as a solicitor in 1982 and joined the firm as an Assistant Solicitor in 1995. He became a Partner in 2000 and the Firm’s Senior partner in 2013.
In his spare time Tim loves to run. He has completed 10 marathons including London, Manchester, Paris, Rome and Berlin. He is also an active fell runner.
Tim’s extensive experience in Litigation includes Professional Negligence (against Solicitors, Accountants and Property Professionals), Property Litigation (both commercial and residential), Company Director and Shareholder disputes, Partnership disputes, Product Liability and Commercial Contract Litigation.
The cases he has dealt with include: