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Thea Maertens

Senior Associate

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Email: Thea Maertens
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 121 202 1455
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 121 234 0027
  • Mobile: -

Expertise

Thea is a Senior Associate in the Commercial Dispute Resolution team. She specialises in pensions litigation, breach of contract and warranty claims and professional negligence actions.

Experience

She has acted for a wide range of clients from PLCs to individuals in a variety of matters, including obtaining urgent remedies such as Search Orders and other prohibitive injunctions.

Successes

Achieved at mediation an advantageous settlement on behalf of pension trustees and the employer of their professional negligence claim against former legal advisers to the pension scheme.

Obtained a search order and injunctive relief against ex-employees misusing the client’s confidential information, successfully protecting the confidential information and stopping significant damage to the client’s business.

Successfully defended a breach of warranty claim and recovering unpaid consideration of over £1 million for the clients.

Interests

Thea enjoys swimming, eating out, travel and going to the cinema. She is also a school governor.