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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

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 09:59:49 GMT
UK pilots at the airline have begun a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:54:22 GMT
Employees tell the BBC they try not to talk politics at work in case colleagues are pro-Beijing.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:53:29 GMT
Cuadrilla said micro seismicity had been recorded near Blackpool at 20:46 BST on Wednesday.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:01:10 GMT
The UK's biggest financial mis-selling scandal's led to £36bn in payouts. How has it affected us all?
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:35:18 GMT
The airline will track the health impacts of the 19-hour journeys from Sydney to New York and London.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:01:08 GMT
MPs say people will have to stop driving if the UK is to meet its Zero Carbon goals by 2050.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:52:47 GMT
Businesses are coming under increased political pressure after months of protests in Hong Kong.
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:44:11 GMT
The agreement seeks to maintain existing trade arrangements between the countries post-Brexit.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:26:46 GMT
The move will prevent firms from using supermarkets as wholesalers.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:34:03 GMT
Some Federal Reserve officials wanted a bigger rate cut last month - something Donald Trump wants.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 20:34:14 GMT
Debt ratings agency Fitch says the peso's recent depreciation "suggests a real risk of default".
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:14:06 GMT
The plan to remove tariffs on fuel imports after Brexit could make some UK refineries 'uneconomical'.
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:17:45 GMT
#BulletJournal: The new trend that is helping people to save money.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:33:27 GMT
Part one of the high-speed railway between London, the Midlands and North of England is due to open in 2026.
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:21:38 GMT
Radio-frequency identification, famously used to bug the US embassy in Moscow, is a cheap way to track objects and data.
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 23:16:52 GMT
Website content moderators have to see some very disturbing material. How do they cope?
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 23:16:06 GMT
When we retire we often pretend that we're still working according to one Harvard academic.
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 23:06:24 GMT
Laila Pence fled war in Egypt to go on and become a multimillionaire US businesswoman.
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 23:56:39 GMT
Will the big polluters clean up their acts if the people who actually own them say they must?
Thu, 15 Aug 2019 23:14:51 GMT
Investing in digital currencies is fraught with danger, not just because the prices are so volatile.
Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:11:28 GMT
Lithium is being mined in Chile to make batteries, but at what cost to the local environment?
Thu, 15 Aug 2019 23:25:05 GMT
Being a skilled negotiator may help, but other factors play a much bigger part.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 23:00:51 GMT
The technology could give a further layer of security when paying with your card in shops.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:22:25 GMT
With a review announced into the HS2 high speed rail link - how much has already been done?
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:01:29 GMT
In a disused air raid shelter one company is growing crops, but what are the pros and cons of vertical farming?
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:22:37 GMT
CEO Secret: "If you call yourself an ethical company, you'll have to back up every claim you make."
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:00:55 GMT
Millions of people have shared #bulletjournal or #bujo hashtags on Instagram, so how do they work?

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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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