We are pleased to announce that Derek Simmonds has joined us as a Consultant to head up our new satellite office in Worcester, where he will be specialising in all kinds of property disputes (ownership boundaries, rights of way, tenancy), Commercial disputes, defended debt contract, partnership shareholder disputes, Building disputes (acting for both builders and property owners), Landlord and Tenant , disputed wills and estates and Professional Negligence cases.
Derek is a highly experienced Practitioner and a founding Partner of Quality Solicitors Talbots, which grew from a staff of 12 to 192 with 6 branch offices during his time with the Practice.
Derek is also an Accredited Mediator which qualification he gained from the renowned London School of Mediation.
He is a member of the Civil Mediation Council, the Property Litigation Association, the Association of Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) and the strangely named Pyramus and Thisbe Club (it is relevant to party wall litigation – ask him when you meet!).
Apart from Derek’s immense experience in the law (for one so young!), Derek is a visionary and his practical approach to dealing with his clients’ disputes as well as his great understanding of their business needs has earned him an enviable reputation as a leader in his field.
Derek will be running our new satellite office in Worcester where he will be providing quality legal services to individuals and businesses in the local community.
Derek can be contacted on 07775620067 and by email at [email protected]