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, 12 Dec 2019 21:22:08 GMT
US share markets hit record highs as hopes grow of an imminent pause in the trade war with China.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 17:04:20 GMT
National Rail has apologised for a glitch which meant some railcards were issued without photographs.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 18:11:14 GMT
The restaurant had trained more than 200 apprentices since it opened in Newquay, in 2006.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 11:22:20 GMT
Three in five say bills are the source of problems, as Citizens Advice rates the best and worst firms.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 09:09:12 GMT
The fashion chain's founder Julian Dunkerton says it will take two to three years to revive the brand.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:00:32 GMT
Ben Roberts spends up to £1,600 a month ordering in, more than three times the national average for a year.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:03:59 GMT
One firm lets employees work from the comfort of their own sofa, even after they've been out drinking.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:54:25 GMT
Safety regulator allowed the aircraft to continue flying despite its own analysis flagging warnings.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:01:54 GMT
BBC Radio 5 Live's Investigations Unit explores the financial picture of the Championship - with one former chairman saying "thank God we're out".
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:01:04 GMT
Non-medicinal CBD is now on sale in High Street shops across the country, including chemists.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 19:02:14 GMT
Eleven models are not expected to get a fix until after the Christmas holiday season.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 16:37:04 GMT
The owner of the Supercuts and Regis hairdressing chains has been saved from administration.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 16:32:13 GMT
The Post Office is to pay almost £58m to settle a long-running dispute with sub-postmasters and postmistresses.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 17:18:06 GMT
New trade deals won't compensate for the economic damage of leaving the EU, Newsnight analysis finds.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:48:41 GMT
After years of closures, official figures show a net gain of 320 new pubs in the year to March.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:03:39 GMT
As part of a new BBC blog series, Harriet Brown shares what she spent her money on this week.
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:04:21 GMT
Charity fundraising has become big business – but what’s the best way to encourage donations?
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:04:13 GMT
Is the fashion for filming calorie-saturated food videos encouraging unhealthy eating?
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:07:51 GMT
Entrepreneur Mathias Mikkelsen was so desperate to get into a 'hacker house' he slept in a closet.
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 22:32:45 GMT
Many angry Thomas Cook customers are still awaiting refunds for the holidays that never happened.
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 00:00:36 GMT
Canadian Doug Putman rescued the UK music chain, but will the festive season make or break it?
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 10:11:46 GMT
BBC Business Editor Faisal Islam looks at the economic issues at stake in the election.
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 22:38:31 GMT
From renting your tree, to sponsoring a turkey, a growing number of people are having a greener Christmas.
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:23:05 GMT
A revolution in the way vaccines are developed is raising hopes of faster protection from deadly infections.
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:33:21 GMT
Hospital staff, police and transport employees join France's biggest strike in decades - but what for?
Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:02:43 GMT
A factory in France is trialling a more efficient way of packaging orders, Emma Simpson reports.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 00:03:27 GMT
Health food boss James McMaster says he wants staff to bring their true personalities to their job.
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 16:48:35 GMT
Mark Gaisford made a video about having no close friends and it went viral on social media.
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:15:51 GMT
John Caudwell goes head-to-head with the shadow chancellor after he stated that nobody needs or deserves to be a billionaire.
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 11:12:11 GMT
Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco traces its history back to the 1930s.
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:27:50 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the egg box became a million dollar idea.
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 09:16:46 GMT
The Lotus Evija goes into production next year and Click gets a look at what drivers can expect.

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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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  • 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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