Paul Sykes


T. 0113 297 3199
E. jpsykes@levisolicitors.co.uk

The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists

Paul is the Head of the Dispute Resolution team at Levi Solicitors. He re-joined the firm in February 2018, having previously worked in the team between 1989 to 2012.

Admitted as a solicitor in 1984, Paul has over 32 years’ experience of civil and commercial disputes. Recognised for his excellence in the area, Paul has been ranked as ‘outstanding’ and ‘highly recommended’ in the Good Lawyer Guide and as a ‘notable practitioner’ in the Legal 500 over a number of years. He is also a member of The Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS).

Paul specialises in complex and high-value disputes, with notable expertise in professional negligence, company and shareholder disputes, probate disputes and insurance disputes. Paul has successfully represented clients in the High Court, Court of Appeal, House of Lords and the European Court of Human Rights.

Notable Cases-

  • Halliwells LLP v NES Solicitors and Quinn Insurance Limited EWHC 947(QB)
  • MAK and RK v the United Kingdom: (Application numbers 45901/05 and 40146/06. European Court of Human Rights ).

Click here for a detailed list of Paul’s past cases.

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