Who we are

Sanjive Haldankar

Consultant

8Sanjive is a litigation and dispute resolution solicitor with substantial experience of conducting proceedings at the High Court in London and at various County Courts in and around London. Sanjive is also familiar with mediation and arbitration as alternative methods for dispute resolution.

Sanjive has handled a wide range of legal and commercial disputes involving both private individuals and companies. Sanjive has experience in private and commercial litigation disputes, professional negligence claims (especially involving solicitors), insurance and other commercial disputes, intellectual property disputes, banking claims, commercial and residential property disputes, insolvency and defamation claims, breach of trust and fiduciary duty claims and has well developed negotiation, mediation and risk management skills. Sanjive is able to negotiate, mediate, arbitrate or even litigate in accordance with the needs, wishes or the requirements of each particular client.

Sanjive has conducted numerous trials at the High Court in London and at the Central London County Court with many of those cases being reported in the law reports for establishing new law and precedents.

Sanjive trained with a City law firm and subsequently joined Beachcroft LLP where he gained expertise in professional indemnity work (solicitors’ negligence) whilst acting for the solicitors’ profession and the Solicitors’ Indemnity Fund (“SIF”) in defending claims of negligence against firms of solicitors. Sanjive obtained a bachelor’s degree in law from Leeds University and has a Distinction in his Masters postgraduate degree (LLM) from the University of London (UCL) under the subject heading of Commercial Law with subjects including, international litigation and the principles of civil litigation.

Outside of work, Sanjive is a keen squash player and follows various cricket and football matches, including those involving his children.