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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, 06 May 2021 12:06:37 GMT
Economy expected to grow by 7.25% in 2021 as lockdown restrictions are eased, says Bank of England.
Thu, 06 May 2021 11:59:49 GMT
Almost all of 50 big UK firms tell the BBC staff will divide their time between home and office in future.
Thu, 06 May 2021 09:02:46 GMT
The UK's dominant services sector rebounded in April as lockdown restrictions were eased.
Thu, 06 May 2021 08:54:10 GMT
The fashion chain raises its profit forecast but says the recent rebound in sales may not last.
Wed, 05 May 2021 16:13:36 GMT
As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?
Thu, 06 May 2021 04:31:35 GMT
The social media platform will prompt users to review "potentially harmful or offensive" replies.
Thu, 06 May 2021 11:17:20 GMT
Supporters say the move would increase vaccine production but the pharmaceutical industry disagrees.
Thu, 06 May 2021 06:15:16 GMT
The announcement is the latest in a growing diplomatic rift between both countries.
Wed, 05 May 2021 22:41:17 GMT
The accountancy giant is the latest firm to introduce hybrid working after lockdown.
Wed, 05 May 2021 16:08:31 GMT
Quarantine-free overseas holidays may soon be possible, but what are my refund and travel insurance rights?
Wed, 05 May 2021 16:52:45 GMT
Home fitness equipment firm recalls Tread and Tread+ machines after six-year-old child pulled under treadmill.
Wed, 05 May 2021 17:40:54 GMT
In an email, chief executive Sundar Pichai suggests working three days in the office is the way forward.
Wed, 05 May 2021 12:36:26 GMT
Staff are being encouraged to return to office-based working when Covid restrictions are lifted.
Wed, 05 May 2021 13:37:36 GMT
The department store will disappear from high streets on 15 May after more than two centuries.
Wed, 05 May 2021 11:37:35 GMT
Regulators had raised concerns about potential price hikes after the Issa brothers bought Asda for £6.6bn.
Wed, 05 May 2021 08:47:48 GMT
Data firm Nielsen says people are more confident about shopping in supermarkets as restrictions ease.
Wed, 05 May 2021 12:30:40 GMT
The online retailer said full-year sales jumped 41% as the pandemic boosted demand for loungewear.
Wed, 05 May 2021 23:04:40 GMT
Tara Tomes of East Village PR firm in Birmingham explains why she's ditching the office.
Tue, 04 May 2021 23:03:26 GMT
A software firm in Argentina is trying a radical experiment in employee transparency and democracy.
Mon, 03 May 2021 23:03:47 GMT
The phasing out of single-use plastics gathers pace with big companies adopting alternatives.
Mon, 03 May 2021 23:08:31 GMT
Katie Silver tours a microchip factory in Singapore racing to meet demand amid a global shortage.
Sun, 02 May 2021 23:02:34 GMT
Social care worker Sarah takes us through her weekly spending as England's national lockdown lifts.
Sun, 02 May 2021 23:02:00 GMT
With cremations on the rise, firms now offer such things as turning your ashes into artificial reef formations or human compost.
Mon, 03 May 2021 02:55:52 GMT
South East Asian taxi firm Grab is becoming one of Asia's most powerful financial super-apps
Wed, 28 Apr 2021 23:23:11 GMT
Firms have been holding away days online to boost morale and team sprit during the pandemic.
Wed, 28 Apr 2021 23:06:06 GMT
A new authentication scheme is launching in the UK to help spot counterfeit trainers.
Tue, 27 Apr 2021 23:17:49 GMT
Tina Chen explains how it can be tough starting a business on your own in a new country.
Mon, 26 Apr 2021 23:04:56 GMT
In the next 10 years millions of old electric car batteries will need to be recycled or discarded.
Tue, 27 Apr 2021 05:23:10 GMT
Is the arrival of vegan butchers on high streets the logical next step in the fake meat trend?
Sun, 25 Apr 2021 23:07:46 GMT
A giant fish farm in Florida is rearing salmon for the US market in a huge indoor facility.

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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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