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Gerard Khoshnaw

Partner

  • Location: Leeds
  • Email: Gerard Khoshnaw
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 113 218 2483
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 113 218 2471
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7768 144 045

Expertise

Gerard is an experienced lawyer and mediator who specialises in commercial dispute avoidance, management and resolution.

Experience

Gerard has many years experience of acting for major UK corporates when disputes arise such as Kellogg, Mitsubishi, RAC, Mercedes, Petroplus, Molson Coors, Honeywell, The Australian Trade Commission, The Shepherd Group, The Football Association, Taylor Wimpey, Persimmon Plc and Bellway Plc.

Successes

Amongst many successes:

A 10 day trial in the Technology and Construction Court in London before Lord Judge Jackson involving four parties with a value of £17 million.

A complex Court of Appeal dispute with a value of over £1 million between a Land Agent and a PLC over the introduction of land, both of which had a successful outcome.

Gerard has also recently handled the defense of a major UK regulatory and action involving accusations of a major UK data protection breach for a UK plc involving threats of a major criminal prosecution and civil group action.

Gerard is recognised by Legal 500 and clients as one of the leading mediators in the UK. He sits on the mediator panel of the Court of Appeal (Civil Division).

Interests

Gerard enjoys golf and watching football, rugby union and ice hockey (when time allows!)