Commercial Law

Commercial Law

Our commercial team have a breadth of knowledge, and experience, in commercial litigation with members regularly providing expert advice and advocacy in commercial disputes.

 

Members are regularly instructed to advise clients in commercial litigation at all levels. Our clients range from sole-traders and SMEs to large international corporations.

 

Members of the commercial team are often instructed to advise clients at a pre-action stage to advise on litigation strategy and have experience with giving practical and commercial advice to ensure that the client gains litigation advantage or an early desirable resolution to the case.

 

Our members have recently also been instructed on various non-contentious matters such as the advice and drafting of standard terms and conditions for service contracts or the structuring a of mixed commercial and residential property portfolio.

 

The members of the commercial team are regularly instructed on interim and final hearings in the High Court (Chancery and Queens Bench Division) and County Courts across the country.

Our areas of specialism include:

  • Construction Contracts
  • Company director disputes, unfair prejudice, Companies Act s. 994 applications
  • Competition and restraint of trade
  • Contracts: interpretation, rectification and breach
  • Debts
  • Equipment leases and Consumer Credit
  • Freezing and search & seize injunctions
  • Guarantees and security for debt
  • Misrepresentation and Fraud
  • Partnerships and quasi-partnership companies
  • Sale of goods
  • Statutory demands
  • Winding up petitions

This set comes recommended for its members' expertise in children and matrimonial finance matters. The children cases range across both public and private law work, and include those concerning non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and fabricated illness. On the financial side, the set's barristers demonstrate the ability to act in substantial financial remedies cases as well as Schedule 1 and TOLATA matters.

~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2020

Specialising in matrimonial finance and children matters. Members appear in the regional courts as well as the High Court and the Court of Appeal. They often act in financial remedy proceedings relating to farms, companies, properties and other assets. In addition they are adept at dealing with serious child care allegations including physical abuse and death.

~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2019

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