Rick Munro

Rick is a highly experienced dispute resolution lawyer having practiced in this area for 24 years. Rick has been an accredited mediator for over 15 years. His dynamic & commercial yet personable approach often leads to a successful and early resolution of disputes.

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Rick was with Hogan Lovells (then Lovell White Durrant) in their Insolvency Litigation team between 1990 and 1997, in their London and Hong Kong offices. He joined Lamport Bassitt, Southampton, as Head of Commercial Disputes, in 1998, before Lamport Bassitt merged with Pitmans in 2014.

Recent matters

Acting for manufacturing company in relation to £10M+ fraud by directors and dispute over ownership over its shares; defending £5m+ unlawful dividend claim; various subrogated property damage claims for insurance companies


Coutinho -v- Liverpool Victoria Insurance Company Ltd Judgment  29 April 2016

Facilitate or Evaluate? 8 February 2016

Enormous hike in court fees - Will we see a rush to mediation? 23 March 2015

New Financial Obligations for Insolvency Practitioners 5 August 2015


A very capable and experienced lawyer.

Chambers and Partners, 2016

Personal interests

These include: golf, scuba diving, wines.

Contact Rick Munro

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