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Stephen Barker


Practice area

  • Computers & IT
  • Construction & Engineering
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Insolvency & Business Restructuring
  • Professional Negligence Claims


Stephen Barker has the experience to mediate the overwhelming majority of commercial disputes with the benefit of a lawyer’s understanding of the legal framework of the dispute.   He has conducted some extremely complex disputes requiring a firm grasp of the facts and an eye for detail. He also recognises that sometimes the simplest of cases are the hardest to crack.

Whether a case is large or small, complex or straightforward, Stephen will bring the same focus and energy to work with the parties to find a mutually acceptable lasting solution.

“He took the time to listen but was straight-talking in dealing with any of the parties’ unrealistic expectations.”  Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession 2018

Stephen was a Solicitor from 1989 until 2017, when he became a barrister, joining the Mediation Group at 4-5 Gray’s Inn Square.

Stephen spent his formative years at Eversheds, where he became an equity partner in 1999. He has been fortunate to gain fantastic experience representing many household name clients in major


Date accredited : 2001


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