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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, 11 Aug 2020 23:01:02 GMT
Which? says the Civil Aviation Authority needs more powers to punish airlines over refund delays.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:09:22 GMT
This is on top of the 4,000 announced since May, meaning the retailer will have cut a third of its staff.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:08:33 GMT
The owners of the Prepear recipe app are speaking out after Apple tried to block their pear logo.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 21:50:55 GMT
A Home Office source brands the ice cream "overpriced junk food" after comments on Channel crossings.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:00:10 GMT
Stil-tons to do as talks over blue cheese become an unlikely obstacle to a post-Brexit trade agreement.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:53:51 GMT
The number of people employed between April and June fell by the most since the financial crisis.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:36:20 GMT
Businesses and individuals have returned to post offices to deposit money saved during lockdown.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 10:16:28 GMT
Britain is being cut off from critical markets, says the airport, which saw traffic plunge in July.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:12:19 GMT
The California court gives the two ride-hailing firms 10 days to challenge the ruling.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:56:59 GMT
A decision to delete an online alert was exploited by those promoting the multi-billion-pound crime.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 06:26:04 GMT
The government's furlough scheme has stopped unemployment surging, but that may be changing.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 21:05:36 GMT
The Treasury has set aside £500m to cover the cost of 'eat out to help out' for restaurants, bars and cafes.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 02:57:18 GMT
The company's share price has soared, helping to boost the personal wealth of its chief executive.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:01:01 GMT
Sales grew again in July, but some retailers are 'hanging by a thread', the industry body says.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:54:15 GMT
The fast food giant is suing Steve Easterbrook, claiming he had relationships with four staff.
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 04:17:34 GMT
Amazon, Apple and Facebook are among the firms backing the legal case against the temporary visa ban.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:56:03 GMT
People are turning to artificial office noise to help them while working from home during lockdown.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:33:52 GMT
Toshiba has sold its remaining shares in its former personal computing division.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 09:46:01 GMT
Research suggests a third of UK organisations plan job cuts, a 50% increase on three months ago.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 04:00:12 GMT
The messaging platform has approached under-fire TikTok about a possible deal, according to reports.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:21:38 GMT
The arrests of Jimmy Lai and other prominent pro-democracy activists raise fears of a broad crackdown.
Sun, 09 Aug 2020 23:01:59 GMT
Why has the number of self-employed people started to fall?
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 23:02:53 GMT
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown many countries into recession - but what exactly is it and how could it affect you?
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:01:52 GMT
A new way to produce tiny speakers promises more robust headphones with high quality sound.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:02:19 GMT
Julie Morris explains what it is like to be job hunting in your late fifties during coronavirus.
Sun, 09 Aug 2020 23:01:44 GMT
When Tata Harper was setting up her US cosmetics brand, she was told it would never work.
Sat, 08 Aug 2020 23:09:58 GMT
A campaign to support businesses run by black people has had an "extraordinary effect" on sales.
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 21:28:53 GMT
A look at what business leaders' behaviour off-camera reveals about their real personalities.
Thu, 06 Aug 2020 23:27:38 GMT
New computers promise to cruise through old problems, but involve mind-boggling low temperatures.
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 08:15:34 GMT
British Airways staff facing possible redundancy or pay cuts wore masks of airline bosses Willie Walsh and Alex Cruz as they vented their anger.
Thu, 06 Aug 2020 23:23:49 GMT
British winter sports boss Vicky Gosling explains why Team GB is aiming for a record Olympic medal haul.
Wed, 05 Aug 2020 23:28:30 GMT
The Faroe Islands are trying to reduce their dependence on fishing industries.
Thu, 06 Aug 2020 00:24:13 GMT
Some of the reasons shares are disconnected from the real economy.

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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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