Graham Neyt

Managing Director
Directors / Disputes

As Managing Director of Markel Law I oversee the running of the business and our client relationships. I strive to ensure that we provide high quality advice across all of our services. I am involved with all of our teams on a daily basis and I combine this with work in our civil litigation team. I have experience in a wide range of commercial disputes including breach of contract, negligence, property disputes, landlord and tenant, construction and engineering.

My reported cases:

  • Rowley v Dunlop (2014) – experts conflicts of interest
  • Manning v English (2010) – partnership dispute
  • Folkes Group plc v Alexander (2002) – construction of company articles
  • Leppington v The Coal Authority (1998) – negligent coal mining reports
  • Morgan v Morgan Insurance Brokers Ltd (1993) – minority shareholder action
  • Schott Kem Ltd v Bentley and others (1991) – search and seizure order


..."the unflappable Graham Neyt has wide experience of heavy litigation." 

Leading Individual status. Legal 500 2016

"Graham Neyt is ‘hardworking and flexible’, and noted for his ‘practical advice’ and ‘real litigation experience’." 

Leading Individual status. Legal 500 2015

“Thorough and practical, Graham Neyt is recommended." 

Legal 500 2013

“Thorough practice head, Graham Neyt is an able negotiator." 

Legal 500 2012

“A very professional and excellent service...Head of Department, Graham Neyt...attracts high praise from clients, and is commercial." 

Legal 500 2011

“...the ‘very able and astute’ Graham Neyt, who has a good reputation for dealing with complex disputes."

Legal 500 2010