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Steven Mather is a specialist commercial litigation and business law solicitor with over 10 years’ experience having dealt with hundreds of cases from small claims up to multi-million pound disputes. Steven heads up the firm’s Litigation Team one of the largest disputes team in Leicestershire.
Steven joined the firm in 2011 after qualifying as a solicitor in 2008. He acts for a wide range of commercial clients including Breedon Group Plc, Leicester Football Club Plc (Leicester Tigers) and Cambridge & Counties Bank, smaller owner-managed businesses as well as individuals.
His practice is very varied and covers all types of legal disputes, such as breach of contract, property disputes, intellectual property/IT disputes and company/partnership disputes.
Steven also has specific and specialist experience in dealing with complex commercial litigation, including banking and financial services litigation against banks and IFAs, professional negligence claims, trademark/passing off disputes and employment restrictive covenant cases. His current clients include companies in: hi-tech industries, hotels & leisure, footwear, manufacturing and retail. His passion is to get the best result for his clients.
As an Accredited Mediator, Steven provides commercial settlement mediations to parties in litigation and is regularly asked by other solicitors to act as mediator in their client’s disputes.
Steven deals with all types of Employment Law matters, from drafting contracts of employment and handbooks, advising about redundancy, settlement/compromise agreements to advising in Employment Tribunal actions for unfair dismissal or discrimination.