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Stephen Acton

| Call 1977

Profile: Professional Liability

Experience and Expertise

Stephen has over the years gained a great deal of experience in professional liability cases. These have particularly involved solicitors, surveyors and valuers, and accountants and auditors. All of such cases have related to the underlying areas of Stephen’s expertise, particularly in the company, commercial, insolvency and property fields. Stephen has acted for both claimants and defendants. Stephen relishes professional liability litigation because of the analytical challenges which it presents.

Stephen’s reputation is as a tough litigator, but he always takes a realistic approach. Many cases now go to mediation, and Stephen has substantial experience in achieving favourable results for his clients in mediation.

Stephen’s experience in the field in recent years includes the following:

Stephen Acton
“I am very happy to endorse Stephen and would say that he was very thorough and mastered a detailed case. He was invaluable in his advice, drafting the complicated and lengthy pleadings and was outstanding in a mediation that led to a post mediation settlement.”

Instructing Solicitor