Hugh Storry Deans


Hugh Storry Deans, Litigation Solicitor in Bournemouth & Poole

Hugh Storry Deans
Litigation Solicitor

Head of Dispute Resolution

Hugh Storry Deans is a Partner at Harold G Walker Solicitors and also Head of the firm’s Dispute Resolution department. With over 35 years of experience as a Litigation Solicitor; Hugh specialises in many types of litigation including employer, public, product and motor liability claims.

Qualifying in 1981, Hugh was a partner in a well-known city firm, working from its offices in Southampton, before joining Harold G Walker in 2004. He is head of the litigation services based in Christchurch and concentrates on commercial property and related litigation for private companies, as well as probate and defamation claims.

Hugh acquired a BA Hons before attending the College of Law to qualify as a solicitor. He is also an accredited mediator for alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

Hugh’s interests include sailing, cricket and the countryside.

Hugh’s Client Testimonials:

April 2017

“I felt heard, appreciated and everything was explained – no grey areas. Thank you”

October 2018

“Your investigative, legal genius has been quite a revelation. Thank goodness we found you!”

October 2018

“We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for your representation and resolving the case so quickly. You went that extra mile even though we had left assigning an advocate to the very last minute! We are profoundly appreciative of your expertise.”

December 2018

“Mr Storry Deans, thank you for all your support. Thank you for all your careful consideration as you weigh up the next wisest move. Thank you for your most patient and benevolent manner.”

February 2019

“Harold G Walker were flexible, efficient and very professional.”

March 2019

“Hugh was incredible in every way. It was such a stressful time for us and he dealt with our problems in a very professional and flexible way. Highly recommended! Best service ever received!”