Natasha is an Associate Solicitor in the Commercial Litigation team in Sheffield, which undertakes a wide variety of commercial disputes. She has a particular specialism in claimant professional negligence claims and deals with a vast breadth of professional negligence cases as head of the professional negligence unit of the Sheffield team. In particular, she handles claims against solicitors, architects, surveyors, accountants, barristers, financial advisors and insurance brokers.
Natasha joined the firm in 2008 as a paralegal in the Commercial and Property Litigation team and qualified as a solicitor into that team in 2013 jointly with the insolvency team before moving full time into the Commercial Litigation team and being promoted to Associate in 2016.
Natasha currently acts for a broad range of clients, both nationally and internationally, including companies, insolvency practitioners and private individuals. She also works with a number of well-known insurers dealing with disputes for individuals and businesses who have the benefit of a legal expense insurance policy. Natasha’s previous experience working in insolvency litigation means she has a particular interest in bringing professional negligence claims on behalf of insolvency practitioners arising in relation to insolvency estates.
Natasha is tenacious and dedicated to achieving the best possible for all her clients, either through negotiation or advocacy, and has been described as a “problem solver” and the “go to” when there is a problem.”
She qualified as a solicitor in 2013.
- Dealing with matters in all levels of Courts and undertaking her own advocacy in the County Courts on a regular basis.
- Regularly representing clients at mediations and other alternative forms of dispute resolution.
Natasha "is knowledgeable, diligent and a pleasure to work with." – Chambers & Partners, 2020
Natasha Guthrie is "lauded for her excellent manner with clients." – Legal 500, 2020
Natasha is a "rising star in professional negligence." – Chambers & Partners, 2018