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          DWF Advocacy

          Our team of experienced barristers, advocates and mediators provide domestic and international advice on all issues, procedural and substantive, arising in litigation and on tactics and strategy.

          Working out of nine offices domestically our coverage ensures that the Advocacy & Mediation team can be accessed at any time and our experience means that we are able to offer a service inclusive of all oral and written advocacy, strategy or advice at any stage of a case.

          Instructing our team is simple and quick. We are committed to providing clarity and assurance on fees and are willing to work on traditional hourly rates or other fee arrangements. We promote transparency, with a commitment to building solid relationships with our clients by providing a quality and cost effective service.

          Maintaining a close working relationship with other fee earners facilitates a shared understanding of a case and leads to better outcomes for us and our clients.

          Our innovative approach to dispute resolution is central to our team’s reputation for providing a streamlined, effective and affordable service.

          Our services include:

          • Costs and case management conferences
          • Interlocutory hearings/applications
          • Final hearings – MOJ stage 3/disposal hearings, trials and appeals
          • Infant approval hearings
          • Detailed assessment hearings
          • Mediation and mediation advocacy
          • Litigation advice and strategy
          • All drafting work

          Related people

          Jonathan Robinshaw

          • Barrister // Head of Advocacy

          Robert King

          • Head of Clerking Team

          Sahar Farooqi

          • Barrister // Director of Advocacy