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Ian Oliver

Practice Area/ Department

Partner, Litigation




Ian is a partner in the litigation department of George Ide undertaking a wide variety of litigation work for individuals and businesses.

He regularly represents clients, and has extensive experience, in professional negligence claims, building disputes, debt claims and other substantial litigation, including:

Having a particular interest in mental health law, Ian is also able to offer expert advice on issues arising from brain injury and in trauma cases handled by the firm.

Ian always takes the time to develop a good rapport with his clients in order that he and they fully understand what is involved from start to finish. He has a reputation for ensuring that all clients receive pragmatic, constructive advice at the earliest stage.


Mental Health Review Tribunal Panel

Professional Experience

1990 to present – Partner, George Ide
1987 to 1990 – Assistant solicitor, George Ide
1986 to 1987- Assistant solicitor, Sherwin, Son & Raper


1983 to 1984 – College of Law, Guildford
1980 to 1983 – Trent Polytechnic
1978 to 1980 – South Downs College of Further Education

Contact Details

Office: Lion House, Chichester.

Contact Telephone Number: 01243 812421

Email Address: ian.oliver@georgeide.co.uk