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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

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:11:36 GMT
Average wages - when adjusted for inflation - exceed pre-crisis levels for the first time since 2008.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:04:33 GMT
Chancellor Rishi Sunak promises to "crack on" with delivering the government's election promises.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:42:08 GMT
Interim chief executive Noel Quinn reveals extensive job cuts and restructuring to shake up the bank.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 00:18:00 GMT
Developers Igloo Regeneration has gone vegetarian to cut its environmental impact.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 02:11:36 GMT
Private jet firms have seen a huge rise in people hoping to hire planes but they can't meet demand.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 00:01:21 GMT
Nationwide is offering a prize draw to lure savers, but would it be better to choose higher rates?
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:42:34 GMT
The donation was made while the County Antrim bus builder was in deep financial trouble.
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 00:49:33 GMT
There were 622 serious injuries or near misses in three years, figures compiled by the GMB union claim.
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 22:47:23 GMT
The tech giant says it is "experiencing a slower return to normal conditions" in China than expected.
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 19:14:35 GMT
The Amazon boss and world's richest man gives 8% of his fortune to fight the planet's "biggest threat".
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 10:50:31 GMT
Its chief executive has told the BBC that it will close shops if business rates do not change.
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 00:25:07 GMT
Sophie Trelles-Tvede is the boss of Invisibobble, which is now sold in more than 70 countries.
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 00:04:39 GMT
A demand for social media skills is bringing younger people into the workplace, but this can create friction.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 22:34:47 GMT
The coronavirus outbreak will have a severe impact on the fashion industry in the first half of 2020.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 22:37:27 GMT
The way some actresses are treated is straight out of "the dark ages", says the Equality Commission.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:17:04 GMT
UK banks are increasingly looking to overhaul their networks in the face of evolving customer behaviour.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:44:24 GMT
New video services allow pet owners to get expert advice 24/7, but they still have limitations.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:58:54 GMT
As brands come under fire for overly sexualised advertising, how do fashion businesses sell modern sex appeal to women?
Thu, 13 Feb 2020 00:00:31 GMT
Global pharmaceutical companies may not see enough profitability from developing a Covid-19 vaccine.
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 11:26:00 GMT
HS2 is far from alone when it comes to government projects that have gone over budget.
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 00:53:45 GMT
Wardian cases safely took plants across the world, revolutionising agriculture, politics and trade.
Tue, 11 Feb 2020 00:11:30 GMT
Blockchain was hyped as a secure and cheap way to store or retrieve data, but it is yet to take off.
Mon, 17 Feb 2020 00:04:58 GMT
Theo is nearly a third of the age of his colleague Charlie - and he manages her. The pair explain how they make the relationship work.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 20:10:50 GMT
BBC Money asks about romance on a budget
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:00:06 GMT
RBS chief executive Alison Rose discusses how the bank has changed since the 2008 financial crisis.
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 00:02:14 GMT
Cancer survivor Bradley Woodhouse says he wanted to start a business that "gave me purpose in life".
Mon, 10 Feb 2020 00:00:12 GMT
The BBC's Frank Gardner is shown how £194bn worth of gold bars are stored.
Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:15:50 GMT
Baker Lizzie Parle demonstrates the properties of gluten, by pumping it up like a balloon.

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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.

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  • 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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