Litigation and Personal Dispute Resolution Solicitors in Essex & Suffolk

We understand just how important it is to resolve legal disagreements quickly and as effectively as possible. Our Personal Dispute Resolution Solicitors are always on hand to make sure this happens by offering prompt, practical and strategic guidance to every unique situation to attain a positive outcome.

Lead Contacts

Lee Pearce

Lee Pearce

Partner & Head of Dispute Resolution

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Graham Wallington

Graeme Wallington

Partner, Solicitor

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Experienced Litigation Solicitors on your side

Sometimes disputes can be resolved before the need for litigation, if caught and dealt with early enough. However, if this is not possible then our Litigation Solicitors are well-versed in supporting individuals through to a positive result in tribunals and court proceedings.

Whatever stage you find yourself at in your dispute, our team can help at any point with services such as mediation, arbitration, adjudication, or expert determination.

We have specialist lawyers across a wide range of dispute types and haves an enviable history of success when litigation is unavoidable.

Get to know our Personal Dispute Resolution Solicitors in Essex

Lee Pearce has been at Ellisons since 1994, working with a varied range of clients within the area of personal dispute resolution. With considerable experience in all forms of commercial and residential property resolution, including landlord and tenant disputes around lease renewals, disrepair claims, possession claims, covenant breaches and insolvency related issues, Lee also specialises in contractual issues and property related professional negligence. As a member of the Property Litigation Association, a professional association of property litigation specialists, Lee’s career has seen him gain in-depth knowledge of higher court and county court litigation, tribunals and adjudications, as well as alternative dispute resolution such as mediation and expert determination.

Working alongside Lee is Partner, Joe Brightman. Joe joined the Property Ligitation team in 2014 and was promoted to Partner in 2020. Joeworks with numerous clients including portfolio owners and property investment companies as well as individuals. Over the last decade, Joe has gained experience in all aspects of contentious commercial and residential property issues and landlord and tenant disputes, frequently attending court for a variety of hearings. His specific areas of specialism include residential block management services, commercial estate management, claims to recover possession of property from trespassers and recovery of unpaid sums from tenants. Joe is a member of both the Property Litigation Association, a professional association of property litigation specialists, and the Building Safety Team, which advises freeholders, block managers, leaseholders and construction professionals about building and fire safety issues, including issues arising from the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy.




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