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Justin Byrne

Consultant

Justin Byrne is a seasoned litigator and specialises in commercial disputes, with particular emphasis on IT.

About Justin

Justin's expertise includes strategic and tactical advice on software development and implementation, contracts, out-sourcing agreements and all manner of IT contracts.

Justin also advises on complex claims for breach of contract and negligence, particularly for IT, manufacturing and engineering issues; international trade disputes; corporate disputes, such as breach of warranty claims and shareholder disputes; defamation and other reputation management advice and professional negligence claims.

"City firm service, but from a regional firm – local, personable and cost-effective."

Legal 500

Experience

  • Acted for a subsidiary of a pre-eminent British engineering company in a multi-million pound software development dispute in the Technology and Construction Court and achieving a successful outcome.
  • Acted for an international software supplier in a $50m software development contract dispute with three state-owned African banks in an ICC arbitration and achieving a successful outcome.
  • Advised a engineering conglomerate in relation to a large multi-national business critical automotive product liability claim involving French, Japanese and other parties and achieving a successful outcome.
  • Acted for a party in a dispute for control of the international business of a well known fashion designer and achieving a successful outcome.
  • Advised a transport business in relation to an investigative report on a current affairs programme into aspects of the company’s business.

"A strong commercial team frequently instructed in very high value disputes in High Court commercial centres."

Legal 500

Career

Justin was a partner at Eversheds for 8 years before joining us in 2010.

Interests

Justin enjoys travel, history, writing, riding, walking, food and wine.

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Laura Heeley Solicitor Advocate
Daniel Jennings Partner
Nathan Talbott Partner
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