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

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 12:40:46 GMT
The Issa brothers have bought the British fast food chain Leon, which has more than 70 sites.
Sun, 18 Apr 2021 14:22:55 GMT
Leaders of the UK's biggest hospitality firms sign an open letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
Sun, 18 Apr 2021 10:02:22 GMT
Charles Geschke set up Adobe in 1982, giving the world the ubiquitous PDF technology.
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 21:01:03 GMT
Business owners tell how their first week of trading has gone after lockdown rules eased in England and Wales.
Sat, 17 Apr 2021 22:50:38 GMT
The Consumer Product Safety Commission says it is aware of 39 incidents involving the Tread+ treadmill.
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 09:36:30 GMT
Hammerson, whose centres include the Bullring and Brent Cross, is "resetting rents to more affordable levels".
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:11:54 GMT
US investment bank Morgan Stanley's lending to the collapsed hedge fund cost it nearly $1bn.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 23:05:24 GMT
The boss of Europe's biggest holiday company thinks successful vaccine programmes can prevent another washout.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 22:07:37 GMT
Marks & Spencer has begun legal action against Aldi, arguing the retailer's Cuthbert the Caterpillar cake infringes its Colin the Caterpillar trademark.
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 12:26:41 GMT
The online grocery retailer has teamed up with Oxford self-driving firm Oxbotica.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 12:03:19 GMT
A garden centre "boom" coupled with supply chain delays are making the ornaments hard to come by.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 11:31:55 GMT
The company behind the UK's Liberty Steel says it did nothing wrong when seeking government funds.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 14:10:03 GMT
The firm saw a social media backlash after a nurse claimed staff were turned away for beauty treatments.
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 10:14:34 GMT
The record figures for the first quarter of the year are skewed due to last year's nationwide lockdown
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 17:30:15 GMT
The key Brexit trade deal now stands a better chance of being ratified in Brussels.
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 15:54:53 GMT
The food delivery firm suffered a technical glitch, but says it has resolved the situation.
Sat, 17 Apr 2021 23:02:36 GMT
Carla Jonson's story helps explain how Amazon won last week's union vote in Alabama.
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 23:01:43 GMT
The cooperative firms who say their business model made them more resilient to the pandemic.
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 23:01:54 GMT
Alibaba’s run-in with Chinese regulators has made things tense for its other technology giants.
Tue, 13 Apr 2021 23:26:29 GMT
Cancelling student debt was once a fringe idea in the US, but it's become increasingly mainstream.
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 11:41:54 GMT
Public relations firm boss George James thought clients would be put off by his youth but turned his weakness into a strength.
Mon, 12 Apr 2021 23:06:45 GMT
Drones capable of 90mph are being raced in a league which supporters say is close to the big time.
Sun, 11 Apr 2021 23:00:15 GMT
The market for exoskeletons - high-tech external body support systems - is tipped to grow strongly.
Mon, 12 Apr 2021 23:19:42 GMT
As Covid cases surge, India's wealthy lead global enquiries for citizenship and residency abroad.
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 23:04:34 GMT
Bravissimo's Leanne Cahill explains how her shops will work when they reopen after lockdown.
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 23:56:47 GMT
The event sees countries using pavilions to show off the latest in architecture and technology.

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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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