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Legal 500 Top Tier Firm 2024  
Solicitors in Chester and Liverpool
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DTM Legal’s Dispute Resolution team has long stood as a provider of excellence within the legal sphere, consistently garnering recognition as a top-tier firm within the Legal 500 rankings. The Dispute Resolution team’s unwavering commitment to excellence, coupled with their adept handling of complex legal matters, has solidified their reputation as leaders in the field.

At the core of DTM Legal’s success is their team of seasoned professionals, each possessing a wealth of experience and expertise in various facets of dispute resolution. From commercial litigation to arbitration and mediation, the firm’s legal experts bring a diverse set of skills to the table, allowing them to navigate even the most intricate legal challenges with ease.

One of the key factors contributing to DTM Legal’s acclaim is their track record of delivering favourable outcomes for their clients. Whether representing multinational corporations or individual entrepreneurs, the firm’s attorneys approach each case with diligence, strategic foresight, and an unwavering commitment to achieving the best possible results. Their ability to devise innovative legal strategies tailored to the unique circumstances of each case sets them apart and has earned them the trust and respect of clients across industries.

Practice head Jim Morris, who is hailed as ‘very committed’ and splits his time between Chester and Liverpool, frequently acts on boardroom and shareholder actions; his practice also extends outside of commercial litigation to include patent and trademark infringements.

Moreover, DTM Legal’s dedication to staying abreast of legal developments and industry trends ensures that they are always equipped to provide their clients with the highest calibre of representation. Through continuous education and professional development, the firm’s attorneys remain at the forefront of legal innovation, enabling them to anticipate potential challenges and proactively address them before they escalate.

Beyond their legal acumen, our team have an unwavering dedication to client service, acting as a trusted partner to our clients. Our client focus has been pivotal to Dispute Resolution’s consistent performance in the Legal 500 rankings. From the initial consultation to the resolution of the matter, our solicitors prioritise open communication, transparency, and responsiveness, ensuring that clients are kept informed and involved every step of the way.

It is through this combination of legal expertise, strategic thinking, and client-centric approach that DTM Legal’s Dispute Resolution team has consistently risen to the pinnacle of the legal profession. However complex the needs of our clients needs are, the DTM Legal team remain steadfast in their commitment to excellence.

To discuss your legal requirements further contact Jim Morris, Head of Dispute Resolution & Construction on 0151 230 1213 or e-mail

Clients include: Scottish Power, Foundation Piling Limited, The Atmore Group, Lloyds Pharmacy, AAH Pharmaceuticals Limited, Dee Tech Services Limited, Vale UK Limited, Henrob Limited, Anwyl Construction Company Limited, Rotex Europe Limited (part of Hillenbrand Group listed on NYSE), Pochin Construction Limited, CRS Plant Limited, J Ross Developments Limited, Elements (Europe) Limited, Begbies Traynor, Edge Recovery, Clancy Consulting Limited, Halls Auctioneers Limited.

What Legal 500 Says: Commercial Litigation

  • “A pleasure to deal with and very competent.”

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  • “‘Jim Morris is an excellent litigator. Tough, pragmatic, imaginative with good commercial judgement.”

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  • “I would make special mention of Jim Morris, Guy Thomas and Kathryn Conifer as individuals who provide a speed of response and a depth of knowledge (and how to apply that knowledge most practically) that puts them significantly ahead of most others I have met in their field.”

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  • “DTM Legal are a practice of practical professionals. I have engaged several of the partners on a variety of matters over a number of years and found everyone receptive and easy to speak to without any form of jargon creeping in.”

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  • “I would say that engaging DTM is the next best thing to having an in-house legal team.”

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  • “Very tight team and low numbers even on major disputes. Complete team knowledge across each other’s work streams. Consequently very efficient.”

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  • “‘This practice is unique in the way in which the lawyers operate. They are partner-led and all levels of fee earner looks after your matter. The partners are always engaged and accessible. This creates flexibility and speed without losing the key ingredient of experience.’”

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  • “Jim Morris and Richard Harris are both very committed to their clients and highly competent.”

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