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Craig McAdam National Practice Group Leader, Dispute Resolution

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Craig is a National Practice Group Leader for our Dispute Resolution team at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

Craig has more than 15 years experience acting as a lawyer in both commercial litigation and regulatory actions.

He has a wealth of experience in financial regulations involving HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) and the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).

Craig specialises in financial litigation and has handled cases for hundreds of small companies and individuals in actions against banks for the mis-selling of derivative investments and advised groups in relation to insurance and pension mis-selling.


  • Financial regulations
  • Financial litigation
  • Dispute resolution
  • Fraud
  • Environmental disputes
  • Health and safety
  • Mis-selling investments
  • Mis-selling insurance
  • Shareholders’ rights

Commendations from independent legal directories

  • Legal 500: "Manchester-based Craig McAdam is experienced in advising companies under investigation for money laundering”. He is “professional” and “straight-talking”.

Career history

  • Since 2009 Slater and Gordon Lawyers UK

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Commercial Litigation Association (CLAN)
  • Member of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the Health and Safety Lawyers Association (HSLA) 
  • Member of the North West Fraud Forum

Recent Testimonials for Craig McAdam

“We have been very pleased with the service that we have received from Slater Gordon, Craig McAdam has been excellent in handling our initial presentation for a possible case that may have needed to go to court or litigation if we had not ultimately been offered redress from the bank.”

Walker, Stockport

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