Caroline acts on behalf of clients in relation to a variety of commercial disputes, including breach of contract, negligence and warranty claims. Her work includes providing advice to clients in order to stave off proceedings, attending mediations and where required taking cases through to final hearing in the High Court and Court of Appeal.

In particular, she has extensive experience within the education sector, advising clients on a range of issues including those involving funding bodies, partner providers and learners. She also has over 10 year's experience in the construction sector acting on behalf of employers, developers and contractors in adjudications and claims in the Technology and Construction Courts. 

"Rollits LLP is noted for its 'impressive sector knowledge'. The team includes the 'excellent' Caroline Hardcastle, who is highly experienced in dispute resolution matters."

UK Legal 500 2016 - Education

Key facts

  • Qualified: September 1999
  • Joined Firm: September 1999
  • Partner: May 2010


  • B.A. (Hons) Jurisprudence University College Oxford (1993 - 1996)


  • Theatre, dance, good food
  • Member of the Society of Construction Law

Contact details

Caroline Hardcastle

Direct dial +44 (0) 1482 337289

Mobile +44 (0) 7984 051099


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