Gary Pope

Gary PopeMediation and Commercial

“Gary worked tirelessly to resolve our dispute and we reached resolution with head of terms on a corporate matter, that was so complex, that we felt from the outset had no resolution. His approach was pragmatic and no nonsense which makes him a great mediator.”


ary Pope is an in-house mediator and head of commercial department at London Corporate Legal Solicitors, based in Mayfair, London.

Gary has  9 years of corporate experience with BP Oil UK Limited; 7 years  as MD of two motor dealerships, and 12 years as MD of a property development company, building new homes and commercial offices in the South West.

He also holds a commercially endorsed license with maritime experience, as a commercial captain of a super-yacht in Monaco, and is familiar with all aspects of this charter industry as well. This is coupled with his Class 1 HGV/LGV articulated vehicle licence, airport security clearance and  experience in haulage / logistics operations.

As a Mediator, Gary has a levelled and pragmatic approach. Combined with his commercial experience and business acumen, he can often quickly identify solutions to disputes, place resolution suggestions and possible “deals” together, in even the most contentious cases.

Qualified and accredited by the London School of Mediation, he is also CMC approved and registered.

Gary is willing to mediate any dispute that may arise, and prepared to travel nationwide, as well as internationally.

The following are examples of his recently undertaken work

  • Business partnership
  • Commercial and residential construction and property
  • Landlords and tenant
  • Franchising
  • Land and boundary disputes
  • Employment claims / reconciliation
  • Insurance disputes
  • Maritime related disputes
  • Defamation
  • Personal Injury and general litigation claims
  • Family and property adjustments
  • Motor trade related disputes including all aspects of equipment and service vehicles