Stephen McArdle

Stephen McArdle

Position: Associate, Dispute Resolution

Office: Central Lancashire

Phone: 0333 207 1142

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Stephen is an experienced Associate having qualified as a Solicitor in 2007.

He specialises in commercial litigation with a particular emphasis on commercial property and land related disputes, an area which he leads on for the firm.

Stephen handles cases in the County Court, the High Court and the Land Tribunal and is also experienced in alternative dispute resolution and mediation.

He regularly represents a broad range of business clients including: commercial landlords & property developers, managing agents, insurers, football clubs, public bodies & local authorities, pension trustees and charities. Stephen is also part of the firm's dedicated SIPP and SSAS group and Construction group. He works closely with specialist barristers and surveyors in the region and nationally.

Examples of Stephen's cases include:

  • Commercial property and land disputes
  • Lease renewals & Lease terminations
  • Forfeiture
  • Enforcement of covenants including rent, service charge disputes etc.
  • Land acquisition and development contract disputes
  • Dilapidations claims
  • Professional negligence claims against solicitors, surveyors, architects & accountants
  • Construction disputes
  • Director & Shareholder disputes
  • Breach of contract
  • Residential possession claims

Stephen is a recommended lawyer in the Legal 500 2017 where it is noted that his "excellent advice gets straight to the real nub of disputes". Stephen is also a trustee of a local charity.

26 Oct 2018

Dispute Resolution


Forbes Enhances Dispute Resolution Department with Stephen McArdle Appointment

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