A focus on client needs and court trends means McCann FitzGerald's lawyers are trained in the use of various techniques, including mediation, to resolve disputes
McCann FitzGerald's dispute resolution & litigation lawyers are expert in various techniques used to resolve disputes, including mediation and arbitration. We have a proven track record of representing parties in mediations and other forms of ADR. We are the only top five firm to offer a dedicated mediation service to clients and intermediaries. Our trained mediators are partners in the firm and act as mediator and arbitrator in disputes where they have a particular expertise, as well as advising clients who are participating in an ADR process. We have represented clients in commercial arbitrations in both international and domestic disputes, under various institutional rules, including ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL.
Our clients range from individuals, partnerships, SMEs to multi national companies.
We have handled substantial numbers of mediations of professional negligence claims, for claimants and defendants involving several recent claims against solicitors and accountants, most of them complex multi-party actions.
Our areas of particular expertise include:
- Commercial disputes
- Construction and engineering disputes
- Insurance and reinsurance disputes
- International disputes
- Intellectual property disputes
"This firm is a market leader in ADR, as well as taking on a heavy commercial court workload. Clients appreciate the proactive approach it takes to its relationships, and comment that 'its advice is always commercial, current and on the button'". Chambers, 2011
"McCann FitzGerald has a 'strength in depth that is unmatched', and offers a 'service of a very high standard'... The firm has a broad-based practice". The Legal 500, 2011
This outstanding practice has a wide focus with particular prowess in financial services litigation. “McCann FitzGerald offers an excellent and assured service.” “The team is helpful in avoiding any pitfalls and negotiating between parties, and is strong without being aggressive when dealing with the opposition.” Chambers, 2012
McCann FitzGerald’s practice ‘provides a first-class service in every aspect’. The Legal 500, 2012
"This firm is a market leader in ADR, as well as taking on a heavy commercial court workload. Clients appreciate the proactive approach it takes to its relationships, and comment that "its advice is always commercial, current and on the button". Chambers, 2011
McCann FitzGerald has a "strength in depth that is unmatched', and offers a 'service of a very high standard". The firm has a broad-based practice. The Legal 500, 2011