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, 27 Oct 2020 11:27:56 GMT
The publisher best known for the Harry Potter titles says trading in recent months has been excellent.
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:01:59 GMT
Firms are reportedly hiring fewer disabled applicants amid concerns about supporting them properly.
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 10:05:35 GMT
The Bank of England's Andy Haldane says people are less exposed to new experiences when working at home.
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 09:47:16 GMT
The bank says it is considering charging for basic bank services after its profits dived 35%.
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 07:48:00 GMT
Despite a "challenging environment", the oil giant says it is "performing while transforming".
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 07:00:27 GMT
The watchdog Ofcom says the move should encourage more people to switch and save money.
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 03:36:26 GMT
The Chinese firm is set for the biggest stock market listing ever, beating Saudi Aramco's $29bn flotation.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:48:28 GMT
Uber drivers claim they were wrongly dismissed by an algorithm without a right to appeal.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:37:09 GMT
The makers of Barbie dolls and games like Jenga are benefitting as parents spend on stay-at-home activities.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 19:52:05 GMT
UK aerospace will lose out to rivals without a deal on the mutual recognition of parts, says industry body.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:20:24 GMT
The move raises concerns that rural and deprived communities face being cut off from access to cash.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 00:02:40 GMT
Four years on from BHS's collapse, has the audit industry, criticised for not spotting problems, changed?
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 18:31:51 GMT
It had cordoned off the aisle after a break-in, but told a customer it was due to lockdown rules.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 11:43:28 GMT
Moving some jobs to the Far East will "destroy the viability" of a Lancashire site, a union says.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:07:00 GMT
Batteries that power mobile phones and other devices are causing fires because they are not disposed of properly.
Mon, 26 Oct 2020 00:02:49 GMT
Sian Williams from Indonesia takes us through her week during the coronavirus pandemic.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 23:42:02 GMT
The world of ballroom dancing went online to cope with the pandemic restrictions, but what does the future hold?
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 23:10:07 GMT
The latest changes for Covid job support are not enough for some stuck in England's tier system.
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 23:13:09 GMT
One of the world's oldest motorbike brands is expanding in Asia, the biggest market for two-wheelers.
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 08:57:19 GMT
Economist John List had a bad ride with Uber and never got an apology, so he showed them the best way to do it.

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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.

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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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  • Simon Emmerson has done an outstanding job for us with his pragmatic, professional and common sense approach.

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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.

    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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