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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

Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:06:35 GMT
The plans would double or treble the number whose wages are set by government, a think tank says.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:12:20 GMT
Labour would part-nationalise BT to deliver the policy and tax tech giants to help cover the £20bn cost.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:05:28 GMT
The rail scheme faces huge cost overruns, but it's not the only big project behind schedule and over budget.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:02:39 GMT
A number of World Trade Organization countries have asked for compensation over Brexit.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 02:15:58 GMT
The $13bn listing would be the world's largest this year and comes amid growing unrest in Hong Kong.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 23:59:40 GMT
A reduction in business rates for small firms is among a raft of measures pledged by the Conservatives.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:51:59 GMT
The world's largest public bank is to stop backing oil, gas and coal projects at the end of 2021.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 21:41:04 GMT
Few victims' families were able to attend the covering over of the Ethiopian Airlines crash site.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 17:19:24 GMT
Argos has asked customers to bring back the Cuggl gates for a refund after tests showed problems.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 12:07:37 GMT
The country narrowly avoids recession as it struggles with trade conflicts around the world.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:02:17 GMT
Reports suggest more than 1,000 jobs will be shed as the carmaker invests more in electric cars.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:36:56 GMT
Two snail farms in the US are now allowing top restaurants to switch from canned to fresh supplies.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:42:24 GMT
As part of a new BBC blog series, Katie Holden shares what she spent her money on this week.
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:05:15 GMT
Ride-hailing app Uber is far from the first company to change prices according to customer numbers.
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:02:21 GMT
The US-China over artificial intelligence is heating up, but some warn the US could be over-reacting.
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 00:14:34 GMT
How Lisa Vanderpump juggles being a TV star with running a multimillion dollar business empire.
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 01:06:00 GMT
Who are the "hard-working" and "ordinary" people that politicians love to appeal to?
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 00:16:43 GMT
Streaming games services will offer an alternative to the traditional console, but will they kill off?
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 00:19:45 GMT
The US-China rivalry is about more than trade - it spans economics, defence, culture and technology.
Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:16:38 GMT
"Shareholder activists" are increasingly pushing energy firms to do more to address climate change.
Wed, 06 Nov 2019 00:00:38 GMT
Former quality manager says Boeing was driven by cost and schedules above safety, which it denies.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:33:48 GMT
Steph McGovern explains how the government raises money from you to pay for the services you use.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 22:00:30 GMT
John McDonnell said the party will bring free fibre broadband to every UK home by 2030 if it wins the election.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:36:57 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how trainers became a million dollar idea.
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:07:42 GMT
BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology stories.
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:03:27 GMT
A pilot is in progress to see if invisible barcodes on packaging can improve recycling rates.
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:08:21 GMT
How do you update an iconic product like the Fender Stratocaster electric guitar?
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:49:59 GMT
Richard Taylor looks at what is new at the LA Adobe Max Creative Conference for BBC Click.

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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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  • 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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