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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, 16 Oct 2019 23:03:43 GMT
A British Airways flight to Valencia in August was evacuated after the aircraft filled with smoke.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:07:12 GMT
Online fashion stores are more likely than traditional ones to use images seen as "racy", BBC research finds.
Thu, 17 Oct 2019 07:14:14 GMT
The French luxury brand is criticised for using a map of China that excluded Taiwan.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 21:20:56 GMT
The firm's subscriber growth is slowing, and Disney and Apple are due to launch their own streaming services.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:09:19 GMT
Hundreds of protesters deliver a petition in an Asda shopping trolley to the store's headquarters.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 17:23:25 GMT
The High Street camera chain, owned by Dragons Den star Peter Jones, has seen big rent rises.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 14:51:02 GMT
The government is considering whether the management of the train service should be taken into public hands.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:40:59 GMT
The retailer says the Gatwick Airport drone shutdown and falling sales had prompted its decision.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 19:53:53 GMT
Workers have been on strike for nearly five weeks as they demand better pay and working conditions.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:48:36 GMT
In its latest economic assessments, the IMF says risks to global financial stability remain high.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:49:33 GMT
A plan to force porn sites to verify users' ages will be shelved, says Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:12:12 GMT
As part of a new BBC blog series, Olivia Davies shares what she's spent her money on this week.
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 23:00:59 GMT
Interface Message Processors built the Arpanet, which led to the internet of today.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:03:52 GMT
A guide to what inflation is and why it matters for household finances.
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 23:02:18 GMT
When Timo Boldt realised he wanted to get meal kits delivered, he decided to set up his own firm.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 23:11:06 GMT
Churches are increasingly using social media and specialist software to help reach their congregations.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 14:48:32 GMT
Social media is a powerful tool used by fast fashion companies, but with big names alongside them are they unstoppable?
Wed, 09 Oct 2019 23:13:51 GMT
A growing number of countries will now sell foreigners one of their passports - for a price.
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 23:32:33 GMT
One man's desire to create the perfect gun profoundly changed manufacturing.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 23:21:31 GMT
From computer games to railway tracks, capturing 3D images in exquisite detail is now big business.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 23:23:17 GMT
The 'femtech' label for women's health tech is flourishing but not everybody is a fan.
Sun, 06 Oct 2019 23:58:54 GMT
Entrepreneur Jim Estill spent CA$1.5m of his own money to bring Syrian refugees to Canada.
Sun, 06 Oct 2019 23:39:15 GMT
A former trader says the US government submitted misleading evidence to court.
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 23:00:34 GMT
CEO Gordon Wilson says his way to stop execs infighting is for people to open up about themselves.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 23:28:00 GMT
Former Thomas Cook staff go back to work in their travel shops.
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 21:39:24 GMT
Paris is renovating many of its underground car parks and some are now growing mushrooms.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 23:13:17 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the speed camera became a million dollar idea.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 15:06:55 GMT
The BBC's Simon Gompertz explains what the new £20 banknote looks like.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:26:58 GMT
Radio 1 Newsbeat follows a bunch of flowers on its journey from Europe’s largest auction to a florist in Kent.
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 23:28:50 GMT
Doing business isn't like waging a war, says fast-food chain boss John Vincent.

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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.

    Les Cannings, LJ&CA Cannings

  • 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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