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, 29 Sep 2020 10:41:27 GMT
The retailer wants to boost meat alternative sales by 2025 as part of a sustainability drive.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:07:23 GMT
The baker is consulting with its 25,000 staff to minimise cuts by putting people on fewer hours.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 23:53:32 GMT
The coronavirus crisis has eroded young people's confidence in the future, says the Prince's Trust.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 23:54:40 GMT
The government must choose between more austerity and permanently higher spending, a think tank warns.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:18:54 GMT
The Finnish firm will become the largest provider of base stations and antennas to EE's network.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 23:48:35 GMT
The South Korean K-pop group will become multi-millionaires after their label Big Hit goes public.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 09:26:04 GMT
Many have struggled to get to grips with working from home, but would surveillance technology help?
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:47:48 GMT
Sir Dave Ramsden said the central bank was not likely to use negative rates 'imminently'.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:59:29 GMT
Boris Johnson said funding changes are required to help people find jobs in the post-Covid economy.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:29:14 GMT
The Issa brothers and TDR Capital are the preferred bidders to buy the UK supermarket chain from Walmart.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:29:29 GMT
Staff in stores selling alcohol after 10pm may be exposed to violence and infection, a union warns.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 11:53:51 GMT
The firm gets a new licence to work in the capital after a court says it has addressed safety issues.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:00:13 GMT
The commerce department writes to suppliers, warning of risks linked to the Chinese military.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 06:20:49 GMT
The pandemic hasn’t been easy for the discounters with no online food. Could Aldi go digital?
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 14:30:52 GMT
Milan Fashion Week saw designers showcasing logos on necklines and statement jewellery.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 08:17:39 GMT
Owner of the famed Las Vegas casino reveals its hand as one of two possible bidders for the UK firm.
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:17:00 GMT
The New York Times alleges years of tax avoidance, a claim the US president calls “fake news”.
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:32:29 GMT
As lenders ask for higher deposits, first-time buyers say how difficult it is to get a mortgage now.
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 23:13:16 GMT
Grace Smith used hypnosis to give up smoking, and it inspired her to take up the profession.
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 23:14:07 GMT
The entrepreneurs opening High Street businesses during Covid when others have closed or gone digital.
Sun, 27 Sep 2020 23:01:24 GMT
Supermarket chain Tesco has teamed up with the food-sharing app Olio in a bid to reduce food waste.
Sat, 26 Sep 2020 23:57:41 GMT
Jay and Hollie from Liverpool take us through their week's spending.
Thu, 24 Sep 2020 23:16:08 GMT
China plans a digital version of its currency, which some say could become a big global payment system.

Our Work

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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