Rob Ryall

Robert Ryall

Joint Head of the Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team
Partner
St.Albans
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EXPERTISE

Utilising over 20 years practice in litigation dispute resolution and arbitration, I bring an extensive level of experience to the benefit of my clients. This includes successfully resolving complex and high value disputes across a broad range of sectors and jurisdictions.

I have particular experience in director/shareholder disputes, complex contractual claims and construction disputes. I also offer a niche specialism in international and domestic arbitrations within the energy and telecoms sectors, and have a growing reputation in sports-related litigation – acting for a number of high profile sporting individuals and clubs.

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Successfully defending a company in a seven day High Court trial relating to relief claimed under section 125 of the Companies Act 2006.
  • Representing Watford Football Club before the Football Disciplinary Commission in relation to alleged breaches of Football League Regulations.
  • Representing a global electronics and energy corporation in defence of a multimillion-dollar international arbitration arising out of international trade and competition policies.
  • Representing a client involved in a joint venture renewable energy project pursuing damages for breach of contract.

IN GENERAL

  • Qualified in 1994
  • Member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association (PNLA)
  • Member of the Solicitors Association of Higher Court Advocates (SAHCA)
  • Member of the Society of Construction Law
  • A Trustee for Keech Hospice Care
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He is approachable and accessible, the advice he provides is excellent and his attention to detail is first-class.
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My favourite career moment is setting up SA Law
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My greatest life lesson learned so far is learning the rules and then learning them again
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The ‘sharp and astute advice’ offered by Robert Ryall is highly valued.' He is commended for ‘calmness in volatile situations’ and 'for bringing sharp focus to decision making moments.’
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