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

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 14:24:02 GMT
The Health and Safety Executive says it received 2,945 complaints about workplaces in one week.
Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:01:16 GMT
The government is aiming to provide grants by April to mitigate the impact of Covid travel rules.
Sun, 17 Jan 2021 01:56:38 GMT
The world's airlines need another $70-$80bn of government aid to get through the pandemic, the industry says.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 22:01:56 GMT
Sir Iain Duncan Smith and Joanna Lumley speak out about employees allegedly owed a total of £200,000.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:56:11 GMT
Red tape plus a "poor" Brexit deal mean fishermen fear for the future, says an industry body.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 19:29:29 GMT
The Facebook-owned platform still says its users must accept the update or stop using the service.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 21:55:49 GMT
Supermarkets around the UK are stepping up enforcement of mask-wearing rules.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 11:23:30 GMT
A Supreme Court ruling provides a lifeline for many firms that had business interruption insurance.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 11:50:51 GMT
Coronavirus restrictions in England affected services, with pubs and hairdressers badly hit.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:00:18 GMT
The US president-elect says the nationwide vaccine rollout so far has been "a dismal failure".
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:57:50 GMT
Labour says legal duty on employers to grant requests would ease strain on families in lockdown.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 10:08:02 GMT
Some hauliers say they have faced long delays and fear things will get worse before they get better.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 09:46:42 GMT
It comes after reports that protections including the 48-hour work week could be dropped.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 02:59:30 GMT
With just days left, the US president continues crackdown on Chinese firms with more sanctions and bans.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 04:30:49 GMT
At six resorts, visitors will be able to play golf, rather than just having to isolate in their rooms.
Sun, 17 Jan 2021 00:23:50 GMT
After the storming of the US Capitol, Donald Trump is facing "a very different set of calculations".
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:04:08 GMT
Some MPs worry "buy now, pay later" services could be tempting online shoppers into overspending.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 02:26:32 GMT
Rules of origin are a key part of the UK's trade deal with the EU. What are they?
Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:39:18 GMT
Studies show shoppers on both sides of the Atlantic are more ethically and environmentally minded.
Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:05:18 GMT
More people are using digital locks for their houses, but how secure are they?
Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:17:58 GMT
The co-founders of German nutritional drink start-up YFood explain why they rely on each other.
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 00:02:27 GMT
As the pandemic has given us time to fill, more of us are learning a new language.
Tue, 12 Jan 2021 11:08:07 GMT
Shop workers say the third lockdown is the worst ever for customers not sticking to safety rules.

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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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