Mark is a senior solicitor in our Dispute Resolution team. With over a decade experience in litigation, Mark helps both businesses and individuals navigate a wide range of civil disputes.
Mark understands his clients’ objectives and advises the best route available, whether through the court or alternative forms of dispute resolution such as mediation and arbitration. Pragmatic and sensible, Mark takes a commercial approach to deliver an early and effective settlement with the aim of achieving his clients’ goals.
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Advising clients who have been let down and suffered loss by other professionals, Mark specialises in handling complex and high-value professional negligence claims against solicitors, surveyors, architects and accountants.
Mark deals with commercial and residential property litigation including landlord and tenant, possession claims, forfeiture, lease renewals, commercial rent recovery, dilapidation claims, breach of restrictive covenant, trespass, private nuisance, rights of way, boundary disputes, adverse possession, co-habitation and trusts of land claims.
Mark expertise also covers business and commercial litigation including contractual disputes, shareholder disputes and general debt recovery, including personal and corporate insolvency proceedings.
Mark also acts for clients in respect of contentious probate claims where there is a dispute about Wills, trusts or how a person’s estate is administered.
Interests and Hobbies
Mark enjoys spending time with his family and two children. Mark also has a keen interest in walking and cycling around the South Downs. Mark is a long-suffering season ticket holder for Portsmouth Football Club.
Legal Insights by Mark Chapman
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We are solicitors in Camberley, Wokingham and London. In 2019, Herrington Carmichael won ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’ at the Thames Valley Business Magazines Property Awards, ‘Best Medium Sized Business’ at the Surrey Heath Business Awards and we were named IR Global’s ‘Member of the Year’. We are ranked as a Leading Firm 2022 by Legal 500 and Alistair McArthur is ranked in Chambers 2021.