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Kershaw, Anne
Anne Kershaw
Telephone: +44 161 829 2562
Mobile: +44 7557405933

Chambers UK 2016 - Leading Individual

Chambers UK 2016 - Leading Individual

The Legal 500 UK 2016 - Recommended lawyer

Legal 500 UK - recommended lawyer

The Legal 500 UK 2015 - Recommended Lawyer

The Legal 500 UK 2014 - Recommended Lawyer

Anne Kershaw



  • Advises professional partnerships and LLPs, including drafting deeds, resolving disputes between partners/members and managing exits (including retirements and expulsions)
  • Construction disputes (adjudication and arbitration) and claims involving construction professionals
  • Conducts commercial disputes and shareholder disputes

Significant reported cases

  • Reigill CEC v Chattan
  • Conister Trust v Hardman & McClure Naismith
  • Cruden Construction Ltd v Commission for the New Towns
  • Norwest Holst v CWS Engineers


  • Solicitors
  • Construction companies
  • Accountants
  • Small and medium businesses
  • Construction professionals
  • Medical professionals

Market recognition

  • A Leading Individual for 'Litigation (North West)'
    "They are very experienced and knowledgeable. They will get back to you and do their absolute best for you as a client to ensure that you get the best outcome."
    "She is particularly well respected for her partnership disputes work."  
    Chambers UK 2016
  • A Leading Individual for 'Partnership (UK-wide)'
    "Sources say she is 'a very trusted, experienced and authoritative individual'."  
    Chambers UK 2016
  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Commercial litigation (North West)'
    "The 'pragmatic' team at Kennedys is led by consultant Anne Kershaw…"
    The Legal 500 UK 2015
  • A Leading Individual for 'Litigation (Manchester and surrounds)'
    "Litigation team head Anne Kershaw is praised for her tenacious approach to commercial disputes... One admiring source claims that her 'determination and aggression are tempered by common sense.'"
    Chambers UK 2015
  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Commercial litigation (North West)'
    The Legal 500 UK 2014


  • Society of Construction Lawyers
  • Association of Partnership Practitioners
  • Former Chairman Pro-Manchester
  • Former President Manchester Law Society