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Ruth Dawson

Ruth Dawson heads up the commercial department within SHU Law Limited. Ruth deals with commercial litigation and small claims, acting for individuals and businesses alike.

Ruth trained at a commercial law firm in London, where she stayed for a couple of years post qualification, before moving in house as a litigation solicitor for a FTSE 100 company. Ruth’s in house experience has helped her understand more fully her clients’ business needs. Ruth has many years’ experience dealing with a wide range of disputes at all stages.

She is particularly skilled in assisting clients to resolve matters at an early stage to avoid needing to involve the Courts. Ruth is also experienced at negotiating and dealing with ADR including mediation.

She approaches disputes from a pragmatic and commercial angle and is friendly and approachable.

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