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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

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 22:02:02 GMT
An economy in recession and high borrowing costs mean there will not be a bumper election giveaway.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 23:04:31 GMT
Singapore paid taxpayer dollars to lock in Swift's shows - causing some bad blood in the region.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 22:03:05 GMT
Towns outside of big cities have seen some of the biggest rent rises as tenants choose comfort.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 12:31:54 GMT
Mohsin Issa says he and his co-owner brother are "here for the long haul", despite Asda's £5bn debt.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 14:55:57 GMT
This is the fourth rise in two years for first class stamps and the second class cost will rise too.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 14:26:40 GMT
The lawsuit accuses the firm of abandoning its founding principle of benefiting humanity.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 00:27:27 GMT
The EU is introducing digital passports for products that detail their composition and production history.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 15:12:22 GMT
Lawyers for sub-postmasters say some investigators may have conspired to pervert the course of justice.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 22:54:19 GMT
Boeing, under pressure over its manufacturing, is in takeover talks for Spirit Aerosystems.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 18:13:41 GMT
The government blames Binance for the recent collapse of the naira, and has arrested two executives.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 14:31:42 GMT
There will only ever be 21 million bitcoins, and US financial giants are buying up thousands.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 13:23:45 GMT
M&S successfully appeals a government decision to block the redevelopment of the central London shop.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 09:49:09 GMT
Prices in February were up 1.2% from a year earlier but are still lower than their peak, Nationwide says.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 13:12:41 GMT
LNER and Northern train drivers, plus London Overground staff, are all set to stage walkouts.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 00:21:58 GMT
US Trade Representative Katherine Tai says steep drop in trade with China "isn't necessarily negative".
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 02:30:45 GMT
The strong figures come just months before the country is due to hold a general election.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 16:42:27 GMT
The roles will go at its contact centre in Cheshire, in-store bakeries, and some local fulfilment centres.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 22:30:47 GMT
Investors expect artificial intelligence to unleash a new wave of growth.
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 08:21:49 GMT
Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates are among guests at a pre-wedding party for billionaire Mukesh Ambani's son.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 15:21:53 GMT
The retailer will close the sites over the next four to six weeks, but will keep 116 UK shops open.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 15:54:26 GMT
The grocery technology firm claims the retailer owes it a final payment of nearly £191m.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 00:01:42 GMT
An airline dispute resolution scheme ruled that Damian Lloyd had checked out his family.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 19:49:55 GMT
Cycling groups and charities have criticised government proposals for more powerful e-bikes.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 16:15:04 GMT
The chancellor is exploring the idea of scrapping the status in order to deliver tax cuts for millions.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 12:40:50 GMT
The number of mortgages approved increased in January but analysts say the sector is still weak.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 11:59:59 GMT
Electronic Arts says it will focus on its existing titles, as the gaming industry job cuts continue.
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 14:57:26 GMT
Airline group IAG sees profits jump as the travel industry recovers from the pandemic
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 00:02:42 GMT
The women enrolling on artificial intelligence training courses to boost their job prospects.
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 12:22:55 GMT
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt will set out the government's tax and spending plans in the spring Budget.
Wed, 28 Feb 2024 00:05:18 GMT
As Spain continues to be blighted by a lack of rain, farmers want more government assistance.
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 00:04:21 GMT
Ammonia is essential for fertiliser production but producing it is carbon intensive.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 00:02:35 GMT
Electricity, gas and oil prices all face numerous pressures over the next 12 months.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 00:07:36 GMT
The British Library has been hobbled for months by a cyber-attack and experts warn of similar damage ahead.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 08:30:56 GMT
The airshow is Boeing's first major aviation event since a mid-air incident on an Alaska Airlines flight.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 00:01:15 GMT
Artificial intelligence software is being used to look for signs of alien lifeforms.
Wed, 21 Feb 2024 00:04:09 GMT
Sandy Enoch of Robotical explains why he had to pivot his educational robot company due to AI.

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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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