Gareth is a litigator with more than 15 years' experience of helping clients to resolve their commercial disputes. He is recognised, in particular, for his work in the real estate sector.

Gareth advises clients on contract and asset-based disputes across a diverse range of sectors. He has acted for clients in disputes at every level of the civil courts and tribunals system, including at the UK Supreme Court. As an enthusiast for alternative dispute resolution, he is an accredited Mediator and has represented clients in Arbitration (including International Arbitration) and in Expert Determination. He is recognised by the legal directories as an expert in dispute resolution.

Living Brodies' values

Clients appreciate Gareth's friendly, 'can-do' character, his pragmatism, and his collaborative approach in seeking to deliver commercially sensible solutions.

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  • Accredited as a Mediator in 2015 and experienced in all forms of ADR
  • Committee member of the Property Litigation Association in Scotland
  • Broad expertise in commercial disputes, including those with a cross-border dimension
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  • Ranked in Real Estate Litigation by Chambers 2021
  • Ranked as a leading individual in Property Litigation by Legal 500 2021