Leo advises on a range of contentious matters, with particular expertise in tax disputes (both direct and indirect taxes), trading relationships, boardroom/shareholder disputes, professional negligence, pensions and defamation.
He has extensively litigated cases before the High Court, Court of Appeal, County Courts and Tax Tribunal. He therefore has a wealth of experience of resolving disputes for a range of clients, including multi-national PLCs, SMEs and individuals.
Leo is a keen advocate of the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution, including mediation. He will always actively explore whether a matter is capable of resolution without the need for court-based proceedings. Leo’s clients value his pragmatic and calming approach throughout what is often an arduous time for them.