Our People

Gary Adair

Partner

t. 07850 771411
e. gadair@wilson-nesbitt.co.uk

Gary is head of our Dispute Resolution team, specialising in conducting litigation on behalf of large financial institutions, banks, construction and engineering companies.

Gary has a formidable reputation as a litigator.
He specialises in providing straight forward solutions to quickly resolve disputes on issues such as;

  • professional negligence,
  • title rectification,
  • mortgage enforcement,
  • fraud and
  • receiver actions.

He has a further qualification in Advanced Advocacy and he teaches solicitors on the advanced advocacy accreditation courses.

Gary sits as a part time Tribunal Judge as part of the Review Tribunal.

Key Experience

  • Representing a major UK lender in a professional negligence action relating to a fraudulent solicitor including options to secure and preserve assets pending the final determination of the case.
  • Advising a UK lender on the volume transfer of litigation cases to a new corporate entity following ring-fencing exercise under FSMA.
  • Defending a lender in the Court of Appeal in respect of a counterclaim brought by a personal litigation in the course of possession proceedings. The counterclaim was dismissed and a possession order granted to the lender.

Memberships

  • Advanced Advocacy
  • Review Tribunal Chair
  • The Society of Construction Law
  • NI Chamber of Commerce