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Nick Dent

Chartered Legal Executive, Charities specialist

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Nick Dent

Nick joined the firms Commercial Disputes team in 2015 and has spent over 30 years advising clients on Teesside, primarily in the commercial sector.

He is experienced in addressing commercial disputes founded in contract, tort, and/or statute, conducting high volume claims within insolvency situations, and also offers advice on intellectual property issues such as copyright and trademarks.  Nick has considerable experience in resolving disputes for utility distribution networks.

Nick also has experience within the charity sector, having worked within the sector with a voluntary development agency to provide advice and support, as well as training on legal issues, including charity and company law.

In addition to being a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, Nick is accredited by the London School of Mediation as a Civil and Commercial Mediator and he satisfies the requirements of the United Kingdom Civil Mediation Council.

Nick is a director of The King’s Academy in Coulby Newham, responsible to the Department of Education and Ofsted for the oversight and strategic management of the school, and is a member of the academy Improvement Board and disciplinary review committee.

  1. 2010

    Establishing that a local authority could be defined as a statutory undertaker when performing street works, high importance to the utilities sector

  2. 2013

    Responsible for the registration of one of the first charitable incorporated organisations nationally.

  3. 2013

    Qualified as an Accredited Mediator from London School of Mediation

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The great late payment debate!

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