Rooks Rider Solicitors Announces New Partner Appointment to the Dispute Resolution Team

We are pleased to welcome Matthew Ball who joins the Firm as Partner in the Dispute Resolution team with immediate effect.

Matthew is an experienced solicitor specialising in commercial and civil litigation, property litigation, and dispute resolution. Matthew brings to the Firm extensive High Court, County Court and alternative dispute resolution experience, having acted for both claimants and defendants in his previous positions in both central and west London law firms.

With experience spanning a range of sectors, Matthew’s clients include private companies and SMEs, property developers and investors, property managing agents, surveyors and valuers, as well as high net worth individuals with significant business interests and/or property portfolios.

Commenting on the appointment, Rooks Rider Solicitors Senior Partner, Chris Cooke, says:  “We are very pleased to welcome Matthew Ball to the Firm. His commitment to providing clients with practical, robust advice throughout mediation, arbitration and court proceedings is a good fit with our own ethos. I therefore welcome Matthew to Rooks Rider Solicitors in the knowledge that he will continue to provide clients with the high level of service they have come to expect from the Firm.”

Matthew adds: “I am delighted to join Rooks Rider Solicitors’ Dispute Resolution team. Having successfully resolved a significant number of disputes through alternative dispute resolution, in particular mediation, with a view to settling thereby avoiding the need to commence or continue with Court proceedings, I remain focussed on building long standing relationships with clients by providing them with practical and sensible legal advice.”

Contact Matthew for advice on alternative dispute resolution involving:

- General contract disputes
- Professional negligence claims
- Construction disputes
- Commercial and residential property disputes and lease renewals
- Possession claims
- Partnership and director disputes; and
- Debt recovery matters

For further information, please contact Matthew Ball on Tel: 020 7689 7142 or via email at


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