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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

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 17:16:47 GMT
The Mike Ashley-owned retailer says the "must-have" brands hold too much market power.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 10:19:44 GMT
Glitch sees customers abroad hit with thousands of pounds of charges and unable to use their phones.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 15:44:30 GMT
Tariffs on $156bn of Chinese goods will be imposed if a trade deal is not finalised by December, Steve Mnuchin says.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 12:24:24 GMT
Esther Duflo, who won the prize as part of a team of three, is only the second woman since 1969 to win.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 15:03:25 GMT
Gigabit broadband is promised but the government neither says it must be full-fibre nor sets a deadline.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 08:46:25 GMT
Sajid Javid says it will be the UK's first Budget after leaving the EU.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 08:05:25 GMT
The CBI employers' group claims Labour's plans would cost the combined health and education budgets.
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 23:01:11 GMT
Leaders of the G7 group of major world economies issue a warning about digital coins like Libra.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:33:42 GMT
Costs, paperwork, and the healthcare safety net may all be affected. Here's what you need to know.
Sat, 12 Oct 2019 23:24:59 GMT
Four weeks into the car giant's strike, workers are losing money but say they will continue to protest.
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 00:15:45 GMT
Too much money is focused on the big nations in rugby union, an ex-England international says.
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 22:26:10 GMT
US President Donald Trump hails a "phase one deal" and suspends a planned tariff hike.
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 16:43:13 GMT
The government has awarded medicine supply contracts to four ferry firms.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 17:44:39 GMT
The move by the son of former US Vice-President Joe Biden follows attacks by President Donald Trump.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 23:11:06 GMT
Churches are increasingly using social media and specialist software to help reach their congregations.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 14:48:32 GMT
Social media is a powerful tool used by fast fashion companies, but with big names alongside them are they unstoppable?
Wed, 09 Oct 2019 23:13:51 GMT
A growing number of countries will now sell foreigners one of their passports - for a price.
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 23:32:33 GMT
One man's desire to create the perfect gun profoundly changed manufacturing.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 23:21:31 GMT
From computer games to railway tracks, capturing 3D images in exquisite detail is now big business.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 23:23:17 GMT
The 'femtech' label for women's health tech is flourishing but not everybody is a fan.
Sun, 06 Oct 2019 23:58:54 GMT
Entrepreneur Jim Estill spent CA$1.5m of his own money to bring Syrian refugees to Canada.
Sun, 06 Oct 2019 23:39:15 GMT
A former trader says the US government submitted misleading evidence to court.
Thu, 03 Oct 2019 14:31:12 GMT
The facilities in Norfolk and Suffolk will produce more than 20 tonnes of tomatoes a day.
Tue, 01 Oct 2019 23:11:29 GMT
What's the best way to encourage innovation?
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 21:39:24 GMT
Paris is renovating many of its underground car parks and some are now growing mushrooms.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 23:13:17 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the speed camera became a million dollar idea.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 15:06:55 GMT
The BBC's Simon Gompertz explains what the new £20 banknote looks like.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:26:58 GMT
Radio 1 Newsbeat follows a bunch of flowers on its journey from Europe’s largest auction to a florist in Kent.
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 23:28:50 GMT
Doing business isn't like waging a war, says fast-food chain boss John Vincent.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 23:04:48 GMT
The Institute for Fiscal Studies says forecasts of post-Brexit economic gloom 'were accurate'.
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 21:13:02 GMT
India has shelved a planned crackdown on single-use plastic due to business worries over disruption.

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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 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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  • 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.

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  • '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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