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Steven Newdall


Levi Solicitors LLP

  • Solicitor
  • 155948
  • 15/10/1992

  • North
  • 33 St Pauls Street
    Leeds
    West Yorkshire
    LS1 2JJ
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Biography

Steven Newdall is head of the Professional Negligence team at Levi Solicitors. He combines this role with his responsibility as Managing Partner of the firm. He is proud to be the PNLA's north of England representative.

Steven is a highly experienced solicitor and he has been advising clients for over twenty five years in professional negligence matters. He has a reputation for his ‘no nonsense, pragmatic approach’ when protecting the interests of his clients.

His expertise and success within the field of professional negligence cover claims against all manner of professionals. These range from solicitors and insolvency practitioners, to construction professionals and accountants.

Steven also has extensive experience of insurance indemnity policy coverage and policy application issues, particularly in respect of solicitors' indemnity insurance policies.

Outside of professional negligence claims, Steven deals with complex commercial issues including partnership, shareholder disputes and construction disputes.

Notable cases
Steven has regularly litigated in both the High Court and Court of Appeal during his career with notable cases being:
• Halliwells LLP v NES Solicitors & Quinn Insurance [2011] P.N.L.R. 30
• Axa Insurance Ltd v Akther & Darby Solicitors [2009] EWCA Civ 1166
• Leslie v Farrar Construction Ltd
• Sykes v Taylor-Rose

Levi Solicitors LLP locations:
Leeds (central & north), Harrogate, Wakefield, Bradford and London.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accountants
  • Actuaries
  • Architects
  • Banks
  • Barristers
  • Computers and Cybercrime
  • Construction
  • Debt Advisors
  • Education
  • Engineers
  • Estate Agents
  • Farmers
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Insolvency Practioners
  • Insurance Brokers
  • Management Consultants
  • Marine Survey
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  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Other
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