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We have a well established Civil Litigation, Cross boarder Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group, staffed by solicitors with several years of experience in this field.
We deal with all types of cases from small contractual claims to large company disputes. We regularly appear in various local County Courts as well as in the High Court.
We also recover debts and issue proceedings, attend court and enforce court orders as necessary.
We accept instructions from individual clients and also commercial clients. We are also able to advise whether insurance based litigation protection would be suitable for a particular case.
We have developed a particular expertise in conducting professional negligence actions on behalf of claimants.
We offer a thoroughly professional service. We are determined to deal with your matter thoroughly and efficiently whilst always aiming for the best outcome for you.
We handle all types of disputes including money claims, debts recovery, torts, Rent arrears, construction Claims , professional negligence, libel, defamation, 'passing off' etc.
Before launching any claim we take particular pains to ensure that we have been provided with all the relevant facts and circumstances.
We have developed excellent relationships with highly experienced Counsel upon whose expertise we can call, if necessary, at short notice, for an initial assessment of the prospects for pursuing or defending a claim.
People generally assume that disputes only occur when there is no written contract between the parties. Indeed disputes do occur when there is a written contract between the parties. However, it is our experience also, that even the best drafted contracts cannot prevent a dispute from arising. When this happens it is important to pay attention to all the facts and circumstances as well as the terms of the contract.
We regularly deal with claims for breach of contract as well as defending such claims.
We can help you with disputes which arise out of commercial relations.
We appreciate that client's money and time spent in dealing with business disputes is fully recovered – Whether we have 'won' or not the case. Accordingly, we seek to explore all avenues for the early resolution of such disputes before committing our clients to 'full blown' litigation.
Once proceedings have commenced we work single-mindedly to achieving the best possible result for our clients – whether by settlement or at trial.
Commercial Property Disputes
We deal with all aspects of commercial property litigation - including: claims for disrepair, forfeiture proceedings, contested lease renewals, dilapidations, breaches of covenant, applications for declarations and possession actions Because we regularly act for landlords and tenants we are able to provide our client with a wider perspective on the matters in issue.
We offer an initial consultation which is free of charge. It is aimed at understanding the nature of your problem and assessing whether (and how) we may be able to assist. If we agree to deal with your case, we shall discuss the basis for calculating our charges for further advice.
The overall cost will depend on a number of factors including : your individual circumstance; the scope and nature of the work required; and the complexity and importance of the matter Wherever possible, we shall endeavour to provide you with an estimate of costs before you decide to go ahead.
In appropriate cases we shall consider the availability of suitable Legal Expenses Insurance.
Legal services are provided by Chhokar & Co Solicitors who are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority (SRA No: 078981). For further information please see the SRA Code of Conduct. VAT No. GB 676 065 120. Registered office: 29a The Broadway Southall, Middlesex UB1 1JY United Kingdom. Unhappy with our service?
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Consulting services are provided by Chhokar & Co Consulting, a business name of SSC Legal Limited. Registered in England (Registration No: 03972539). Registered office: Herbert House 27-29 The Broadway Southall, Middlesex UB1 1JY United Kingdom