Langleys Solicitors has strengthened its dispute resolution offering with the appointment of partner James Henson.
James joins York and Lincoln-based Langleys from Nabarro in Sheffield and is based in the firm’s York office.
He advises on all types of commercial contractual disputes, shareholder and partnership disputes, claims against directors, civil fraud and professional negligence claims against accountants, lawyers and other professionals.
James also acts for utilities companies and other network operators in civil claims, particularly involving damage to apparatus. James is frequently instructed by the European Commission, for whom he has acted for many years.
Tim Cross, head of commercial law at Langleys, said: “James is an excellent addition to our team. He is an expert in many different areas of dispute resolution and his knowledge will further enhance the advice that we offer to our clients. We are continually looking to recruit quality people.”
James added: “Langleys has a strong reputation for the high quality of its services to clients, including in dispute resolution, and I’m looking forward to adding my experience to our offering.”
Langleys employs 340 people at its offices in York and Lincoln.