Nobody understands the importance of time and money like businesses do, that’s why the last thing you want is to be involved in a lengthy and expensive court case.
There are various ways that you can resolve a dispute without the time, stress and expense of going through the formal court process, the general term for this is ‘alternative dispute resolution’ or ‘ADR’. Parties who don’t consider or engage in ADR before starting formal court proceedings may find themselves hit with major costs sanctions as a result as one of the court’s aims is for parties to try to resolve matters at the earliest opportunity, certainly before starting court proceedings.
Our alternative dispute resolution solicitors have experience in dealing with different types of ADR and with all kinds of businesses no matter the dispute. If you’re unsure whether this is right for your business and your situation, give them a call.
There are a number of ADR routes that parties to a dispute can take. Just to name a few:
Our alternative dispute resolution solicitors are experienced in providing advice and support on a range of issues, including:
Generally, going through alternative dispute resolution:
Sometimes ADR may not be a suitable option because of the circumstances of the case. Perhaps the limitation period on your dispute is about to expire and you need to issue proceedings immediately to protect your claim or you reasonably feel that attempting ADR would be a waste of time for you.
To learn more about ADR methods, speak to our team of solicitors.
Our alternative dispute resolution solicitors are experienced in providing businesses and entrepreneurs alike with commercially sound advice about ADR and its advantages and disadvantages. Their aim is to meet your business’ needs and objectives.
They will help you make an informed decision as to whether ADR is the best option for you and will assist you every step of the way in a cost-effective manner.
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If you believe your business might benefit from having a chat with one of our ADR solicitors based throughout the UK, give us a call on 0333 270 9107. Alternatively, you can contact us here.