We are a modern law firm, specialising in commercial dispute resolution and litigation. We help businesses to achieve their objectives efficiently.

Our ambition is to be straightforward, flexible and available. Above all, we take a positive & practical approach. We believe that any situation can be improved, even if the solution is not immediately apparent.

BBC News - Business

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Global president Rod Vawdrey then returned to Australia and made millions in a "train wreck" float.
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He built an international media business which at one stage owned more than 100 newspapers.
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One claimant unknowingly overpaid Carer's Allowance said the debts she incurred have brought 'considerable financial strain'.
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The ordained priest who led the Post Office from 2012 to 2019 faces three days of questioning at the Horizon Inquiry.
Fri, 17 May 2024 11:47:34 GMT
If the forecast proves correct, it would mean a typical annual bill could be £500 lower than last summer.
Fri, 17 May 2024 17:44:58 GMT
The 200g packs of Original and Cheese crackers have been replaced by packs weighing 150g and 140g.
Fri, 17 May 2024 17:16:00 GMT
Boeing shareholders approved a $33m pay package for outgoing boss Dave Calhoun.
Fri, 17 May 2024 20:40:10 GMT
The UAW effort to win members in at Mercedes was a test of a wider resurgence in worker activism.
Fri, 17 May 2024 11:55:42 GMT
The latest offer amounted to around a third of what the campaigner had asked for.
Fri, 17 May 2024 11:16:23 GMT
The water firm made 60,000 sewage spills last year but insists river quality is improving.
Fri, 17 May 2024 10:49:22 GMT
Debt Relief Orders are available to those on low incomes to clear existing debt and surged as the fee was axed.
Fri, 17 May 2024 11:29:07 GMT
The firm has huge debts and it may have to be taken over by the government if it runs out of money.
Fri, 17 May 2024 13:16:45 GMT
The bank's governor says expanding its Leeds base would enable it to "better represent the public".
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The latest instalment of the hugely popular series will be released in autumn 2025, its publisher says.
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Jeremy Hunt promises further tax cuts, as he launches an attack on Labour's plans ahead of an election.
Thu, 16 May 2024 23:58:43 GMT
Chinese bubble tea shares fizzle, raising questions about the industry and Hong Kong's stock market.
Wed, 15 May 2024 23:08:07 GMT
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Tue, 14 May 2024 23:37:11 GMT
Seafarers tell the BBC port officials routinely demand bribes before allowing ships through.
Mon, 13 May 2024 23:06:02 GMT
India is hoping that biogas, produced from farm waste, will curb its reliance on imported gas.
Thu, 09 May 2024 23:49:40 GMT
The UK still lags far behind its main European counterparts, both in terms of sales and reputation.
Wed, 08 May 2024 23:05:27 GMT
Television production firms admit they are already using AI to come up with new programme ideas.
Mon, 06 May 2024 23:37:15 GMT
From unhackable communication networks to powerful computers, quantum technology promises huge advances.
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Why the Nordic nation, despite its reputation for social equality, has so many billionaires.
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We provide advice and guidance on the resolution of business disputes, including through direct negotiation, mediation and litigation. Examples of our services include early stage advice on contract termination and dispute avoidance; presenting or responding to claims; representation at mediation appointments; litigation management; representation in court proceedings; and drafting position statements.

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  • Simon has once again provided us with excellent service. Simon is smart, tough, responsive – and all at very competitive rates.

    Mark Biddle. General Counsel, Williams Grand Prix Engineering Limited.

  • Simon Emmerson at Emmerson Law continues to act for an impressive range of clients at the Mercantile, County and High Courts. Recent work includes defending a $1.5m breach of contract claim.

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  • Simon Emmerson has done an outstanding job for us with his pragmatic, professional and common sense approach.

    Les Cannings, LJ&CA Cannings

  • Emmerson Law’s team is headed by founding partner Simon Emmerson, who is praised for his ‘excellent tactical and commercially oriented advice'.

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  • Simon is extremely good at the face-to-face mediation process and managed our case in a very expedient and professional manner. He is extremely cost effective and pragmatic in his approach.

    Ian Bingham. Director, The IP Asset Partnership

  • 'Impressive and seasoned litigator' Simon Emmerson heads the team at Emmerson Law which acted on a number of negligence, fraud and breach of contract claims.

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  • Litigation boutique Emmerson Law is led by Simon Emmerson, who really understands the dynamics of litigation. The firm has notable experience handling claims arising from commercial contracts and economic torts.

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  • Commercial contracts and economic torts are the forte of litigation boutique Emmerson Law, which also 'punches above its weight' in regulatory work. 'Top-notch' managing director Simon Emmerson has 'a real feel for the dynamics of litigation' and routinely acts for defendants and claimants from a broad range of sectors, including energy, hospitality and software development. The firm receives a high number of inbound instructions from the US.

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  • The ‘very responsive, efficient, proactive and knowledgeable’ practice at Emmerson Law is run by ‘excellent’ sole practitioner Simon Emmerson. Emmerson acts for listed companies, SMEs and owner-managed businesses across a range of sectors including energy, electronics manufacturing, software development and motorsport.

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