Civil & Commercial Mediation Services

Our Shareholder / Partnership Mediators

20 of our mediators specialise in shareholder & partnership disputes, click on the arrows below to view all of our shareholder & partnership dispute mediators, click on READ MORE to view an individual mediators full CV.

  • Mediator Harvinder Singh Bhurji

    The lead Mediator and Director of Effective Dispute Solutions Limited is Harvinder Singh Bhurji

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    Jane Walmsley

    Jane encourages people to take full advantage of the mediation process and the control...

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  • Paul Balen

    Dispute resolution; Professional negligence including Clinical Negligence; Product Liability; personal injury...

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    David S Black

    Has been involved in commercial and neighbourhood mediations and helped achieve resolution of disputes

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  • Dr Michael Butterworth

    I am available to undertake all aspects of Commercial, Civil and Community mediation

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    Martin Collingwood

    Specialisms include Construction and Civil Engineering, PFI Work, PPP Lift, Infrastructure Projects and more

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  • Carolyn Graham

    She works cross sector and has mediated a wide range of disputes especially employment and workplace

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    Phil Hesketh

    Professional Mediator accredited by ADR Group in 2006 with 19 years experience as a civil litigation solicitor.

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  • Paul Hughes

    Head of Insurance Litigation Department, specialising in personal injury and insurance litigation

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    Russell Jones

    Extensive experience of advising in a range of both civil and commercial disputes from boundary disputes to...

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  • Robin Lea

    His mediation style is commercially focused and pragmatic, yet friendly and relaxed.

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    Michael Mccourt

    His experience covers a wide range of civil, property, building, and ownership disputes.

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  • Frances Place

    Founded and managed Family Mediation Department at Lyons Davidson for 11 years

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    Angus Nicoll Reid

    Angus Reid is a Chartered Engineer with a successful career spanning some 30 years in engineering design

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  • John Roche

    Qualified as a Solicitor 1991, having obtained Is Class Honours Law Degree from Liverpool University

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    Jeffrey C Rosenthal

    I have been extensively involved in dispute resolution work, acting as an arbitrator, expert witness and mediator

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  • Ken Salmon

    Building, civil engineering, professional negligence, rail, marine, energy, site remediation & more

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    Paul Slater

    Paul holds extensive mediation skills and has produced positive results in his career as an accountant

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  • Jonathan Tecks

    Mediated commercial mediations as sole mediator, joint mediator and party representative

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    Peter Webster

    Construction & Engineering, PFI/Projects, Professional Negligence, Neighbour Disputes, Commercial Litigation...

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Click here to see all of our mediators

  • Shareholder disputes
  • Companies Act disputes
  • Breach of Warranty disputes
  • Director and shareholder disputes
  • Partnership, joint venture disputes
  • Family business, company disputes

Case Studies

  • Shareholder Disputes Brothers

    Shareholder disputes, a father and his four sons ran a successful chain of five family restaurants. All were shareholders with the father holding the majority share; each of the sons had an unequal share.
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  • Partnership Disputes

    Partnership disputes can happen in any partnership. In this case a solicitors firm fell into severe difficulty following the expulsion of two of their partners, the three remaining partners wanted to dissolve their partnership.
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  • Shareholder Disputes Family Business

    Shareholder disputes, two brothers were minority shareholders in a construction company, due to ongoing difficulties their employment was terminated they petitioned the court for the defendant their uncle to buy their shareholding and repay £220,000 of dividends that they claimed had been due to them and withheld.
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Shareholder & Partnership Disputes

Partnerships and successful businesses are created through good relationships, unfortunately the preservation of such relationships can be difficult to maintain leading to individuals falling out for a variety of reasons, placing disastrous effects on a business and its continuance.

By their very nature director, shareholder and partnership disputes can be particularly contentious, especially if they are family businesses. Whether you are facing a claim or a minority shareholder, an early commercial solution to these types of vulnerable and protracted disputes is a must.

Case Studies

  • Shareholder Disputes Brothers

    Shareholder disputes, a father and his four sons ran a successful chain of five family restaurants. All were shareholders with the father holding the majority share; each of the sons had an unequal share.
    READ FULL CASE STUDY DOWNLOAD PDF

  • Partnership Disputes

    Partnership disputes can happen in any partnership. In this case a solicitors firm fell into severe difficulty following the expulsion of two of their partners, the three remaining partners wanted to dissolve their partnership.
    READ FULL CASE STUDY DOWNLOAD PDF

  • Shareholder Disputes Family Business

    Shareholder disputes, two brothers were minority shareholders in a construction company, due to ongoing difficulties their employment was terminated they petitioned the court for the defendant their uncle to buy their shareholding and repay £220,000 of dividends that they claimed had been due to them and withheld.
    READ FULL CASE STUDY DOWNLOAD PDF