Dispute Resolution

Personal disputes can be upsetting, sometimes making daily life unpredictable. When they arise, you can trust our team to resolve the problem – no matter how complicated.


Whether your contract is written or verbal, our dispute resolution solicitors work on your behalf to find a resolution.

Should you find yourself facing a potential disagreement on personal matters, whether with an employer, service provider or even cases of defamation, Barker Gotelee understands the difficulties being faced. Our solicitors will work with you to provide guidance and advice on a range of issues.

Should action need to be taken further you can be assured our team have the experience and expertise in personal dispute resolution cases to effectively provide aid. Our litigation services for individuals can comprehensively support you through an unexpectedly difficult time.

Examples of the type of personal disputes that we can assist with include, but are not limited to:

Employment Disputes
● Unfair dismissal
● Discrimination
● Breaches of contract

Challenging Wills/Inheritance
● Invalidity
● Inadequate provisioning
● Advice for executors when someone else is contesting a Will

Property Disagreements
● Landlord/tenant conflicts
● Boundary disputes
● Planning permission
● Misrepresentations

Consumer Disputes
● Claims against professionals
● Service issues
● Product failings

Financial Issues
● Service disputes
● Debt
● Bankruptcy

Don’t see your situation? Just give us a call to find out how we can help with your personal dispute case – 01473 611211.

No matter how complex the challenge, our experienced team gets to the root of the problem and finds a practical way to settle the dispute. Our personal solicitors based in Ipswich, use a range of methods to help resolve disputes – from negotiation and mediation, to arbitration and litigation.

We have successfully handled disputes for clients, including partnership disputes, property interests, arguments with insurers over indemnity, multi-million-pound trust claims and negligence claims.

We handle personal disputes for clients in Suffolk, and across East Anglia.

Contact us, we are here to help.

“You turned the case around for us and helped us achieve a wonderful result – thank you.”

Dispute Resolution
Key Contacts


Dermott Thomas
01473 617308
Mark Wrinch
01473 350581