Carrie Gwyther

Associate
Commercial Disputes

Carrie is an experienced litigation lawyer who works on high value contractual disputes, cyber security and IT disputes, sports disputes, shareholder disputes and investigations.

I have been working with Carrie for over a year and she has been a great support to me and my business. She has been diligent and responsive in dealing with my matters. Her advice has been thoughtful and she has a very good eye for detail.

Daniel Roddick, Director, Ely Place Partners

  • Acting on behalf of a Silicon Valley artificial software intelligence software provider in defence of a £multi-million Part 20 action brought by an international online ticket selling company in connection with a high-profile data breach affecting its customers in 2018.
  • Acting on behalf of Cardiff City Football Club in a £multi-million transfer dispute with FC Nantes.
  • Acting on behalf of Cardiff City Football Club in an inquest into the death of a prospective player.
  • Assisting in a £multi-million claim brought by former creditor, Langston and chairman, Sam Hammam against Cardiff City Football Club.
  • Acting for members and former members of a prominent UK investment fund management LLP in a £multi-million High Court fraud claim against its managing partner.
  • Assisting in a £multi-million claim for breach of trust involving the payment of monies out of an escrow account for the investment in property in the Caribbean.
  • Assisting with an enquiry into shares held by an AIM broker and tracing ownership of those shares through CREST, placing and trading accounts.
  • Commercial litigation
  • Contractual disputes
  • Sports disputes
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Investigations
  • Subject access requests

Career

  • Associate, Capital Law Limited (Nov 2021 – present)
  • Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (Jun 2019 – Nov 2021)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (2017 – Jun 2019)
  • Paralegal, Endeavour Law Limited (2016)
  • Commercial Pro-Bono Case Handler, WRU (2015 – 2016)

Education

  • BPP Law School: LPC (2016 – 2017)
  • Cardiff University: Law (2013 – 2016)

Memberships / Trustee Positions

  • The Law Society of England and Wales