Michael Batty is an extremely experienced and specialist dispute resolution lawyer
Michael became a partner in 1993 and is now a director of M W M Batty Limited, one of our corporate partners. He is an extremely experienced and specialist dispute resolution lawyer. Having joined the firm as a Trainee Solicitor in 1988, he was admitted as a Solicitor in 1990 and is now ranked as a “leading individual” within East Anglia by independent legal guide, The Legal 500.
What can Michael do for you?
He has over 30 years’ experience of advising individuals and businesses in relation to commercial disputes (including contract, shareholder and partnership disputes), professional negligence claims, property disputes and licencing applications, as well as defending motoring and regulatory offences.
What else should you know?
Michael is the Clerk to the Chapter of the Cathedral Church of St James and St Edmund Bury St Edmunds, a life member of Bury St Edmunds Hockey Club and a Director of that club’s land holding company, East Anglian Sports Centre Limited.
What do others say?
Michael Batty is a first-rate litigator and capable of top London heavyweight work.
Legal 500 (UK) 2024
Michael is very impressive. He’s practical and can handle obscure legal concepts with clients. He understands technical concepts too.
Chambers UK 2024
Michael Batty is very experienced and extremely acute. Cool head under pressure.
Legal 500 (UK) 2023
Michael Batty is a very experienced and sensible commercial litigator who can handle trials at the highest level.
Chambers UK 2023