Usman Anwar

Solicitor

Usman joined Stephensons in October 2018 as a solicitor in the dispute resolution department.

Usman previously worked in a Legal 500 ranked law firm based in Cheshire as a commercial and property litigation solicitor. During this time, Usman acted for individuals, companies and international clients resolving a broad range of commercial, civil and property disputes. Usman has experience in dealing with cases in the County Court and the High Court.

Outside of work, Usman enjoys supporting his beloved Manchester United F.C. and on the weekend enjoys mountain walks in Cheshire and the Peak District.

Areas of specialism

Usman has experience in all areas of commercial and civil disputes including:

  • Breach of contract for supply of goods and/or services,
  • Professional negligence claims,
  • Construction disputes,
  • Consumer law disputes,
  • Employment contract disputes,
  • Director and shareholder disputes,
  • Landlord and tenant property disputes (both residential and commercial),

Career

2011 - LLB (Hons) law degree from Manchester Metropolitan University

2013 - Legal pactice course from the University of Law, Manchester

2015 -  Admitted as a solicitor

Key cases

Acted for an architect in a two day trial at the County Court at Manchester and succeeded with a claim for breach of four contracts against the defendant. The client was awarded £42,000 in damages plus legal costs.

What our clients say

“Thank you so much for your help and I would like to say that Usman was brilliant. His advice was very clear and concise and put in language that me as a layman could understand.” – View from a satisfied client