Nicola Shaldon specialises in commercial dispute resolution and her practice is centered on construction, professional liability, costs and insurance, in which fields she has a wealth of experience.
She is well known and popular for her commitment and for the clarity of her legal analysis which has attracted a loyal following of clients including insurers, banks, building societies, trade unions and individuals. As an advocate she has substantial experience from the County Court to the Court of Appeal and regularly conducts advocacy in the Chancery Division and the TCC, where she is an accredited adjudicator. She is frequently instructed to provide advocacy in and advise on other forms of dispute resolution such as mediations and arbitrations.
Nicola brings from the outset an acute sense of the commercial implications for her clients, rigorous legal analysis and focussed attention to detail. Her approach is to identify the key issues at an early stage and to achieve the swiftest and most cost-effective solutions for her clients. Her specialist costs practice is an invaluable aide in achieving this aim.
Nicola is a contributor to Insurance Law Monthly and regularly lectures and gives seminars including advocacy training.