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Sam Pedley is a Partner in the Commercial Litigation Department having joined the firm in September 2007 as a Trainee Solicitor
Sam was shortlisted for Associate of the Year at the 2015 Birmingham The Law Society Awards.
Areas of expertise:
Sam’s practice areas cover a broad range of commercial and civil litigation matters. He has experience in both prosecuting and defending breach of contract claims, Intellectual Property claims, claims amongst directors and shareholders, sales of goods, debt recovery, and professional negligence. He handles applications for interim measures and for urgent injunctive relief.
He recognises the benefits of alternative dispute resolution where appropriate and emphasises the need to work closely with clients in developing and maintaining a significant rapport, ensuring they receive clear, robust and pragmatic commercial advice.
Sam is winner of the Worcestershire Law Society Solicitor of the Year Award 2018.
Membership of professional bodies and organisations:
Associate Samuel Pedley is “a rising star” - Legal 500.
Legal 500 2016/2017 – recognised and recommended lawyer – described as “highly recommended by clients”, “gives good advice and thinks commercially” and praised for “grasping the technical issues”.
Chambers and Partners 2017 – “Star Associate” – detailed to have received glowing praise from clients, who say: “He’s very prompt at replying to anything, has a commercial attitude and is diligent in the way he uses his time.”
Sam attempts to keep a balance in life. He enjoys all sports but plays rugby for Dudley Kingswinford RFC and has represented the County in various age groups. His interest extends further to being a keen supporter of Worcester Warriors RFC. He also enjoys the occasional game of football, round of golf and attends the gym on a regular basis.