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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

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 07:12:30 GMT
The coffee giant is shutting half of its stores in the country and warns of the outbreak's financial impact.
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 00:02:17 GMT
Some think the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee will seek a cut on Thursday to help lift the economy.
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 06:46:07 GMT
Coronavirus fears see the Hang Seng Index drop 3% after re-opening following the Chinese New Year break
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 07:05:41 GMT
The firm is monitoring the coronavirus outbreak, which has clouded its forecast for the coming weeks
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 21:56:49 GMT
Navinder Sarao pleaded guilty in 2016 to fraud and "spoofing" the stock market.
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 00:04:00 GMT
Healthcare firm Abbott has been forced to apologise for failing to provide enough of the devices.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 18:00:03 GMT
The US failed to convince the prime minister to ban the Chinese firm from any involvement.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:36:41 GMT
Thousands of investors are told what they will receive as Neil Woodford's stricken fund is wound up.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 14:38:38 GMT
Michael O'Leary accuses the chancellor of making "inaccurate" statements over the rescue of Flybe.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 09:30:39 GMT
The City watchdog says most banks have set "very similar prices" under the new rules.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:35:14 GMT
Oliver Morley, who alleged a controversial division of the bank ruined his firm, has lost his case.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 18:44:26 GMT
The settlement deal is still subject to approval by courts in the UK, France and the US.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:44:36 GMT
The transport secretary unveils the first two railway lines to receive funding to restore rural services.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 17:05:35 GMT
Reducing the minimum by £4,400 would help recruit NHS staff and teachers, says an independent committee.
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 00:05:12 GMT
Why do we fear government surveillance, but voluntarily use technology which monitors our lives?
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 01:06:53 GMT
Electricity and microwaves are being used to kill weeds as alternatives are sought to chemicals.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 21:23:26 GMT
A self-taught British trader has been sentenced for his role in a £1tn US stock market crash.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 12:29:07 GMT
Is Chinese tech giant Huawei really a security risk, and what will be its role in the UK's 5G network?
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:29:02 GMT
Luis von Ahn is the founder and boss of Duolingo, the world's most popular language learning app.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:17:28 GMT
A French think tank called Atelier Luma is investigating whether treated algae can be used an an alternative material to plastic.
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 03:20:57 GMT
More sustainable toys are coming on the market designed to appeal to planet-conscious consumers.
Wed, 29 Jan 2020 00:10:57 GMT
Abidali Neemuchwala, boss of the global Indian IT firm Wipro, shares his CEO Secrets.
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 13:08:21 GMT
Beer boss Sarah John wants to know what's happening with Brexit, and for things to be "finalised".
Tue, 28 Jan 2020 07:18:20 GMT
Once the UK leaves the EU, new drugs will have to be tested here and in Europe.
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:09:36 GMT
We asked a number of top Davos attendees how to boost the number of women in leadership roles.
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:02:02 GMT
Great British Sewing Bee judge Patrick Grant debates whether fashion can be sustainable and cheap.
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:52:21 GMT
"Get Brexit done" may have been a popular general election slogan, but what exactly does it mean?
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:02:09 GMT
The World Economic Forum at Davos produced rows over climate change and trade, but little consensus.

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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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