Craig McAdam


  • I have over 15 years’ experience in regulatory investigations and commercial disputes. 
  • I have represented clients in complex investigations by HM Revenue & Customs, The Financial Conduct Authority, the Office of Fair Trading and Serious Fraud Office.
  • I have represented hundreds of businesses in claims against banks for mis-selling financial instruments and have advised groups in relation to investment and  pension misselling. I also advise in minority shareholder claims, partnership disputes and business disputes. I have acted for energy companies in relation to Enterprise Act claims and breach of anti-trust rules, (price fixing) litigation.
  • I assist clients in de-risking litigation by offering commercial funding solutions tailored to their litigation need.  My aim is in line with my clients to reach a quick settlement on the best commercial terms.

Significant reported cases

  1. Crestsign Limited v NatWest and RBS [2014] EWHC 3043 Ch
  2. FCA v Assett Land and others


  • Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Contact Details

0161 838 8245


‘Craig McAdam is an outstanding leading partner who allows his support team to work on cases alongside stakeholders; litigants, counsel, experts and funders/insurers. Calm and collective, Craig is precise and detailed in his communications.’

Legal 500 2022 - Commercial Litigation: Manchester

Manchester-based Craig McAdam is experienced in advising companies under investigation for money laundering. He is professional and straight-talking.

Legal 500

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