Mr Nigel Frost

Mr Nigel Frost

Very Experienced Facilitative and Evaluative Mediator. Nationwide
Membership Status: Mediator
Exclusive Mediator

Results and Memberships

Total Mediations Undertaken: 224 Thumbs-up Rating: 👍 89% Member Level: Elite Mediator Member Type: Exclusive Member

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General Information

Very Experienced Elite Mediator, Lawyer & Managing Director with 25 years experience of settling Disputes and Claims

Resolving:

- Construction Disputes, Including Groundworks, Building Regulations, Planning, Housing Grants Act Issues, Pay less Notices, Demolition, Party Wall, Controlled Waste, Boundary Disputes, Ransom Strips, Domestic Extensions and all Standard Contracts. 

- Scaffolding Plant and Crane Hire.

- Marine Disputes (Facilities in Balearic Islands)

- Adjudication Enforcment Litigation / Rules of Natural Justice.

- Insolvency Disputes, Including Bankruptcy / Winding Up / Preferance / Pensions / Sec 127 Claims / Directors Disqualification / Undervalue / Fraud / Office Holder Disputes.

- Personal Guarantees, Bank Securities and Trading Guarantee Disputes.

-  Bank Loan Forgivness.

- Employment 

- Disciplinary Pannels and Tribunals. 

- Disputes with Banks and Financial Institutions.

Debts even after Judgment. (Including all Enforcment Procedures)

- Partnership Disputes, Company and Shareholder Disputes (Including Exit Negotiation, Minority Family & Friends and SPA disputes).

-  Commercial Contracts / Torts / Conversion 

- Professional Negligence.

- Dental Disputes

- Misrepresentation Claims.

- Winding up and Bankruptcy Petitions or Statutory Demands at short notice including Injunctions prior to the return day.

- Corporate and Personal Defamation Including Internet Sites, Social Media, Damaging Blogs, Feedback & Reviews, Protesters, Malicious Prosecution, Defamation Act 2013.

- Hackney Carriage, Private Hire, Motor Vehicle, Motor Home, Caravan and Transport disputes (Hackney Carriage badge holder) Including lease disputes.

- Landlord and Tenant and Property Disputes including National Trust and Estate Owners.

- Land Dispues

- Probate and Family Disputes.

- Recruitment, Employment  Agencies.

Fraud / Civil Committal Proceedings / Unjust Enrichment / Malicious Prosecution.

-  Costs (Including Unreasonable Conduct / Own Client)

- Previously Failed Mediations. 

- Lawyer Own Client Disputes.

- Professional fee Collections.

- Facilitative and Evaluative Mediations or a mixture to suit the circumstances.

 

9 Reasons to Appoint Nigel Frost as your Mediator:

1. Established Elite Mediator and Business and  Property Court Lawyer at a Global Solicitors offering Complimentary  Mediation Rooms in London and Manchester or travel anywhere to you.

2. Heads Dispute Resolution, Construction and Insolvency Department Working Daily with ADR and the Court System.

3. Mediates extensively, with a very high success rate.

4. Has the Experience to Open doors to Settlement and deal Robustly with life Changing Cases.

5.   Can Determine or Evaluate Most Site/Boundary/Contract Disputes as Evaluative Mediator if all party's agree. (We have a seperate contract for this service)

6   Managing Director - used to managing conflict with an in depth knowledge of business - not just legally but practically.

7  Operating Marine Units in Palma and Torquay.

8  Often Instructed on High Profile Multi Party Mediations as one of the UK consistently  highest rated Mediators - Just as happy dealing with more modest cases that are just as important to the parties. 

9 Can contact and Invite other Parties to Mediate and offer complimentary Guidance to all if required.

 

Professional History

Keystone Law, Chancery Lane London WC2.

Jeffrey Green Russell  London W1. (Director)

Rowley Dickinson Manchester

 

50 Recent Mediations

  • Vauxhall Helicopter Crane Disaster. Settled.
  • Paddington Train Crash. Settled.
  • Debt Conciliation Scaffolding & Plant £1 Million. Settled Avoiding Administration.
  • International share and exit dispute. Multi millions in many international currencies and securities at stake. Some parties appearing by video link from overseas. One of London's largest and most complex mediations all hosted at our London office. Settled.
  • Boundary Dispute Settled on Site.
  • Evaluative Mediation disputed Solicitors cost initially a facilatitative Mediation. Settled.
  • Bank Personal Guarantees in excess of £1.5 million London and Dublin. Settled.
  • International dispute Hong Kong / Washington held in SW1 office. Settled.
  • SPA dispute Facilitative to Evaluative. Settled.
  • Conversion of scaffolding on sale of building. Settled.
  • Directors disqualification proceedings.  Settled
  • Debt. Settled
  • Domestic house extension builder dispute. Settled.
  • Shareholder dispute film company. Settled.
  • Property dispute dilapidations / lease forfeiture. Settled.
  • Multiple Marine Disputes. All Settled
  • Lots of Taxi Disputes. Settled.
  • Construction dispute on refurbishment of major department store on Oxford Street.  Settled.
  • Multi-party partnership dispute starting with one party refusing to go in the same building as the other. Two day mediation. Settled.
  • Scaffolding extra hire construction claim. Settled.
  • Shareholders dispute kitchen factory. Settled.
  • 2-day multi-party construction dispute. Settled in car park.
  • Disputed Bankruptcy petition. Settled.
  • Dispute over non-delivery of construction goods due to international currency fluctuations. Settled
  • Alleged defamation by way of internet web page "Solicitors from hell" . Settled
  • Office holder dispute. Sale at an undervalue. Settled.
  • Plant hire contract not paid.  Settled. Parties went to the pub together after mediation and talked new business. ( IPAF )
  • Controlled waste dispute.  Settled
  • Guarantee dispute on scaffolding that had been stolen. Settled in 2 hours
  • Pre-divorce multi-million pound Mediation. Settled
  • Demolition Contract. Settled
  • Builing case listed for trial after brief delivered. Settled
  • Utility dispute - flooding. Settled.
  • Multi million pound development dispute. Adjourned to Evaluative Mediation.
  • Alleged personal guarantee on credit account at building equipment supplier. £180,000  Settled
  • Building regulations and party wall. Settled.
  • £850,000 house failed to complete. Settled
  • Scaffolding delivery up under Section 4 Torts (Interferance with Goods) Act 1977 over £10 million at stake. Settled
  • Dispute in Isles of Scilly between two local businesses that had to get on in the future.  Settled.
  • Professional negligence of insured Solicitor.  Settled
  • Fraud. Settled
  • Winding up petition. Settled.
  • Goods from China in port release issue. Settled.
  • Celebrity retailers bankruptcy. Heads of agreement reached on £8 million alleged trading guarantees.
  • Recruitment agency dispute. Settled.
  • Construction goods from UAE allegedly defective. Settled. International Participants.
  • Costs Dispute unreasonable conduct. Settled.
  • Multi party plant and crane hire dispute £250,000 in dispute. Settled ( HAE )
  • Unpaid legal fees. Settled.
  • Media outlet share dispute. Settled.
  • Charging Order. Settled.
  • Restaurant fit out. Settled on site visit.
  • Family business 'war' took  a year and out of box thinking -  Hollywood  ending. Settled.
  • Neighbour dispute over Ginger Tom cat.  Settled £25.00 at stake !!

15 Reported Cases:

  • Deborah Building Equipment Ltd -v- Scaffco Ltd and another (1986) Times 5th November 1986 (Civil Committal).
  • Panther Platform Rentals Ltd -v- Access Rentals Ltd [2004] ALL ER (D) 35 (no statutory demand required for winding up petition)
  • Ainscough Crane Hire Ltd  -v- Atwood  (CPA conditions and interpretation)
  • Henry -v- Aglio Ltd 2010 EWHC 2045 (knockout blow to bankruptcy statutory demand where creditors name is incorrect .. bank security case over £10 million pounds)
  • Trad Hire & Sales Ltd -v- Holbrook Investments Ltd [2010] EWHC90 (Ch) (damages not an adequate remedy in delivery up of scaffolding)
  • Aglio Ltd -v- William Henry and another 2012 EWHC 2717 (Ch)  [2011] BP IR 297 (complex bank guarantees and security case and the defence of duress and undue influence over £7 million)
  • Generation (UK) Ltd -v- SL Dower [2011] EWHC 3547 (Ch) (definition of unreasonable instalments in bankruptcy)
  • Generation (UK) Ltd -v- Gaynord [2012] EWHC 2344 (QB) On appeal (definition of outer time limit to set aside judgment)
  • Altrad Generation (UK) Ltd -v- Advance Scaffolding Services [2013] All ER (d) 259 (Jan) Scaffolding security systems hold good and make damages an inappropriate remedy in delivery up cases.
  • Re A Debtor 793/2011 (effect of two bankruptcy orders being made against one person by mistake Jenkins Insolvency reports)
  • Re A Debtor 347/2012 (Non est factum, duress and undue influence defeats banks statutory demand).
  • Re A Debtor 346/2012 (When should indemnity costs be awarded a failed statutory demand?)
  • Henry Construction Projects Ltd -v- Linton Fuel Oils Ltd [2012] EWHC 4158 (Ch) costs awarded as a direct result of failing to accept an offer to mediate in insolvency proceedings.
  • Party A v Party B High Court in camera injunction and damages for defamation caused by the wrong registration of a irregular judgment.
  • Lakehouse Contracts Ltd -v- UPR Scaffolding Ltd [2014] EWHC 1223 (Ch) Mediation Costs in Company Winding Up (Cited in the ADR handbook)
  • Breyer Group Plc v RBK Engineering Ltd [2017] EWHC 1205 (Ch) (Company Winding Up)

10 Feedback Responses :

"Mr Frost is extremely able - to the point of brilliance!" - Goldstein Legal Limited

"I want to thank you for the superhuman efforts that you put in to this mediation,which undoubtedly made settlement possible. You had a very difficult task and you are to be congratulated on the result" Richard Price OBE QC Littleton Chambers.

"Spectacular" Counsel from Hardwicke Chambers.

"We are amazed and still stunned that you managed to mediate and resolve the dispute at all, it appears you cast some sort of magical spell"   Partner Norton Rose.

"Nigel Frost t-aturnae uachtaracha do phobal na Gaeilge"  Celebrity Contractor.

"When my people got up to walk out you ordered  Pizza delivery and asked them to wait for it. I think you settled the case then."

"Superb. By a distance the best mediator I have seen."  

"Thank you, Its been a nightmare"

"Nigel was brilliant. Down to earth. Experienced. Credible" 

Mediation Suites available in our UK offices, and Manchester, Torquay (Devon & Cornwall) Newbury (Berkshire) and Palma de Mallorca Spain.

Hobbies and  Memberships

Civi Mediation Council Registered Member

Austrailan Mediation  Council

Lifelong Manchester City FC Fan.

 

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History

History
  • Date

    Nature of dispute

    Outcome

  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Partial Settlement
  • Trespass
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Partnership
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Training AK
    Outcome: Settled
  • Partnership
    Outcome: Settled
  • Golf Club / Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Probate
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract/Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Social Housing Discount
    Outcome: Settled
  • Misrepresentation / Property
    Outcome: Settled
  • Costs
    Outcome: Settled
  • Property
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Loan
    Outcome: Settled
  • Air Conditiong
    Outcome: Settled
  • Employment
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding Design
    Outcome: Settled
  • Plant Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Breach of trust
    Outcome: Settled
  • Planning
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Domestic plumbing leak
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Professional negligence
    Outcome: Settled
  • Breach of Contract
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Loan Agreement
    Outcome: Settled
  • Misrepresentation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Employment
    Outcome: Settled
  • Boundary Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction by e mail
    Outcome: Settled
  • Order for Sale 1
    Outcome: Settled
  • Order for sale 2
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Landlord Tennant
    Outcome: Settled
  • Boundary Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Defamation / Demolition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Vintage Car
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Boundary Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Adjourned
  • International Clothing Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract ( Insurance )
    Outcome: Settled
  • Personal Guarantee Bank Loan
    Outcome: Settled
  • Bank Security
    Outcome: Settled
  • Minor Works
    Outcome: Settled
  • Demolition.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Loan
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Traffic lights conversion
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding Conversion
    Outcome: Settled
  • Taxi Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation. Demolition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Car Defect 1
    Outcome: Settled
  • Car Defect 2
    Outcome: Settled
  • Unpaid accountancy fees
    Outcome: Settled
  • Swimming pool disaster
    Outcome: Settled
  • Professional fees
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation Solicitor / Own client
    Outcome: Settled
  • Property
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation Demolition Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Evaluative Mediation Evaluation.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Industrial Machinary Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Solicitor Own Client Dispute / Insured
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation / Demolition and New build
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation/ Computer software
    Outcome: Settled
  • Employment
    Outcome: Settled
  • Conciliation / Counsels Fees
    Outcome: Settled
  • Trust for Land
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder
    Outcome: Settled
  • Statute of Frauds to Evaluative with directions.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Landlord / tennant
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building Dispute / Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Vintage Car Conversion / Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Landlord tenant / Life lease / Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Fraud Adjourned to Evaluative Mediation
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Debt (stat demand)
    Outcome: Settled
  • Winding up Petition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Groundworks.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Groundworks - Facilitive to Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Demolition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Professional Negligence
    Outcome: Settled
  • LLP Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Classic Car
    Outcome: Settled
  • Neighbour Noise Pro Bono
    Outcome: Settled
  • Pre pack admin - undervalue
    Outcome: Settled
  • Office holder Trustee house sale.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Telephone Mediation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Guarantee
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Industrial Tribuneral
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Workplace Bullying.
    Outcome: Settled
  • SPA Facilitative to Evaluative
    Outcome: Settled
  • Party Wall
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Property
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Debt conciliation/ Plant Hire
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt Conciliation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Property/ landlord Service Charge.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt Conciliation/Air Conditioning
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt Conciliation / Plant Hire
    Outcome: Settled
  • Banking
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Building Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Farm Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Plant Hire Debt Conciliation.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Evalutive Mediation / Costs Issue
    Outcome: Settled
  • Rail Fare Evasion ( Criminal )
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder Dispute Manchester
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Partnership dissoloution
    Outcome: Settled
  • Costs sent to Evaluative Mediation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Options Agreement
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Insurance Solicitors Negligence.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Security
    Outcome: Settled
  • Recruitment Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Demolition Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Breach of Agreement
    Outcome: Settled
  • Charging Order
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Fraud
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Workplace
    Outcome: Settled
  • Banking issue
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding conversion
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Irish construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Defamation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Legal fees
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • SPA Hair / nail salon
    Outcome: Settled
  • Property
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Pro neg
    Outcome: Settled
  • Marine
    Outcome: Settled
  • Joint Mediation / Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Consequential loss
    Outcome: Settled
  • Restaurant dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Tax
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Breach of Warranty
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Shareholder
    Outcome: Settled
  • Fraud
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding supply dispute Hong Kong
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency / plant
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction / transport
    Outcome: Settled
  • Building
    Outcome: Settled
  • Debt
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency winding up petition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Invasion of privacy
    Outcome: Settled
  • Share Purchase Agreement
    Outcome: Settled
  • Plant Hire
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Groundworks dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Workplace jersey
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency Stat demand.
    Outcome: Settled
  • Defamation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Family
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding Contract Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Plant contract dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction Dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Demolition contract dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract Dispute Transport
    Outcome: Settled
  • Trading Guarantee
    Outcome: Settled
  • Crane hire
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • CONTRACT
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding
    Outcome: Settled
  • land Registry
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Insolvency
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Drop in mediation
    Outcome: Settled
  • Contract
    Outcome: Settled
  • Construction
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled
  • Commercial
    Outcome: Settled after date
  • Winding up petition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Civil partnership issue
    Outcome: Settled
  • Winding up petition
    Outcome: Settled
  • Partnership dispute
    Outcome: Settled
  • International dispute in Geneva
    Outcome: Settled
  • Family
    Outcome: Settled
  • contract / plant
    Outcome: Settled
  • Scaffolding dispute
    Outcome: Settled

Insurance

Insurance
  • Insurance Provider Hiscox
  • Certificate Status Certificate on file
  • Expiry Date 29 December 2018
  • Level of Cover 5000000

CPD & Training

CPD & Training
  • Mediation Training Provider London school of mediation
  • Date Qualified as Mediator 16 March 2012
  • Training Certificate Download PDF

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