Jamie Wheatley

Position: Partner
Phone: +(44)(0)1223 222206
Fax: +(44)(0)1223 222254

What can I do for you?

Are you are a business, bank, company director, creditor, debtor or insolvency practitioner who needs someone to advise on the legal issues caused either in pursuit or defence of substantial commercial disputes arising from business contracts or by the restructuring and insolvency of a business?

If so, then I have the specialist expertise, knowledge, tactical skills and commercial experience to solve your problems for you. I have experience in all forms of High Court proceedings, arbitration, mediation, expert determination and, of course, negotiation.

Supporting our clients’ objectives

Examples of recent work include:

  • Successful expert determination proceedings in respect of the deferred consideration to be paid for shares on sale of a client company.
  • Successful legal proceedings on behalf of purchasers against vendor shareholders for breaches of warranties contained in the sale agreement.
  • Continuing advice in respect of wide range of legal issues to the administrators of S.A.G. Solar UK Limited.
  • Successfully settling claims brought by US manufacturer in respect of allegedly defective designs developed by UK consultancy.

What do others say?

According to Chambers UK clients report that I deliver “a good service in terms of quality and speed” in a “straightforward, easy manner”, am a “canny tactician”, “sensible and practical” and have a "deep knowledge in contentious insolvency and restructuring matters, with clients highlighting his "broader vision" and experience in similar cases".

What else should you know?

I am national head of the firm’s Regulatory, Public and Commercial Disputes practice.