Dispute resolution solicitors in Newark

When you are dealing with a dispute, either in your personal life or professionally, it can easily take up a lot of time and energy as well as being a distraction from other things you need to be focusing on. Getting the right legal advice and support can allow you to resolve these disputes quickly and cost-effectively, ensuring your interests are protected and freeing you up to move on.

Our highly experienced dispute resolution solicitors in Newark provide a practical, supportive approach to resolving your disputes, focused on protecting the things you prioritise. Whether you are getting divorced, having a problem with your employer, experiencing problems over a commercial contract, or dealing with any other personal or professional dispute, we can help.

Chattertons’ dispute resolution team includes solicitors with decades of experience in all areas of personal and family law, as well as those highly skilled in all areas of business law. Wherever possible we aim to use alternative dispute resolution methods to allow you to find a solution without court action, making it faster, less expensive and less stressful for you to achieve a positive outcome.

For help resolving a personal or professional dispute in Newark or throughout Nottinghamshire, contact our dispute resolution solicitors in Newark now by calling 01636 673731 or requesting a call back.

Our dispute resolution services in Newark

We offer highly skilled dispute resolution for a wide range of both personal and professional disputes to people in Newark and throughout Nottinghamshire and the surrounding area.

Personal dispute resolution in Newark

Our dispute resolution solicitors provide a sensitive but highly effective approach for resolving a wide range of personal and family disputes. We understand the importance of finding a positive outcome that protects your interests while preserving important personal relationships wherever possible to minimise any negative fallout.

Our expertise includes:

  • Divorce & relationship breakdown
  • Employment disputes
  • Medical negligence claims
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Schools & admissions disputes
  • Town & county planning disputes
  • Debt & bankruptcy issues
  • Wills, probate & inheritance disputes
  • Neighbour disputes

Business dispute resolution in Newark

Our commercial dispute resolution team take a business-focussed approach to handling your commercial disputes. We take your business priorities and overall commercial strategy into account when planning out approach so we can provide solutions that match your business goals. We also understand the importance of preserving key business relationships with people you need to continue to work with going forwards.

Our expertise includes:

  • Contract disputes
  • Property disputes
  • Construction disputes
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Intellectual property (IP) disputes
  • Business debt recovery

Alternative dispute resolution (ADR)

Wherever possible, we aim to find solutions to your personal, family and business disputes using alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This means taking a non-confrontational approach designed to allow you and the person or people you are in dispute with to agree a mutually acceptable solution that serves everyone’s interests.

By avoiding the need for court action, ADR usually allows us to solve disputes faster, at a lower cost and with less conflict. This makes the process less stressful for you and also makes it easier to maintain or repair relationships with people you are in dispute with.

There are various methods we can use to solve disputes without going to court. These commonly include negotiation, mediation and collaborative law.

Negotiation – Many disputes can be solved relatively quickly once we become involved. In many cases, a simple solicitor’s letter clearly setting out your case and what you need to happen to resolve the matter is enough. In others, we may need to negotiate with the other party or their solicitor over the phone or in person to find a solution that works for everyone.

Mediation – This involves both you and the person you are in dispute with meeting with one of our trained neutral mediators to discuss the issues and agree a solution. This approach can be used for both business and personal disputes and is now the most common method for handling divorce. Divorcing couples will normally be required to attend a Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) to see if mediation if right for them before being allowed to pursue their divorce in court.

Collaborative law – Used for divorce and separation, as well as issues around children, collaborative law involves both parties meeting supported by their own lawyer trained in collaborative law. The goal is to negotiate an agreement while keeping conflict to a minimum and giving you the support of a trained legal professional at all times to ensure your interests stay protected.

Contact our dispute resolution solicitors in Newark

If you are experiencing a personal or professional dispute, we can offer fast, cost-effective dispute resolution to help you achieve a positive outcome that protects your interests.

Get in touch with our dispute resolution solicitors in Newark now by calling 01636 673731 or requesting a call back.