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

Sun, 24 May 2020 20:59:35 GMT
The National Cyber Security Centre involvement follows new US sanctions on the Chinese telecoms giant.
Sun, 24 May 2020 18:18:22 GMT
Industries say the UK will be left behind, unless it relaxes quarantine rules with low-risk nations.
Sun, 24 May 2020 11:31:42 GMT
The carmaker is reportedly seeking more than £1bn in taxpayer support as the pandemic hits sales.
Sun, 24 May 2020 00:29:01 GMT
'I've gone from a large office in Soho to painting in my bedroom,' says Cece Philips who quit her job to become an artist.
Fri, 22 May 2020 21:10:16 GMT
As the next quarter's rent falls due, who should pay it while businesses are closed?
Fri, 22 May 2020 21:17:00 GMT
Economist Nouriel Roubini - "Dr Doom" - has warned of a prolonged downturn and sluggish recovery.
Sat, 23 May 2020 05:03:32 GMT
The company said the coronavirus pandemic had led to an "abrupt" decline in bookings.
Fri, 22 May 2020 21:04:14 GMT
More than 64,000 bookings have been cancelled due to the collapse of Specialist Leisure Group.
Fri, 22 May 2020 10:23:58 GMT
The government borrowed £62bn in April - the highest monthly figure since records began.
Fri, 22 May 2020 14:52:34 GMT
But the furniture giant will limit family groups to one adult and one child per household.
Fri, 22 May 2020 15:25:10 GMT
The Chinese firm Alibaba reports an increase in revenue as its economy shows signs of recovering.
Fri, 22 May 2020 11:57:32 GMT
The pub chain has said that staff will be given face masks and protective eyewear when pubs reopen.
Fri, 22 May 2020 14:34:40 GMT
The companies say their £780m deal - which does not include pubs - will bring a wider choice drinks to customers.
Fri, 22 May 2020 13:37:15 GMT
The Colman's factory in Norwich produced its final jar of the tangy condiment last year.
Thu, 21 May 2020 23:13:46 GMT
Ray tracing produces stunning lighting effects but has been too complex for computers, until now.
Fri, 22 May 2020 18:28:02 GMT
African firms tell the BBC how they are solving problems caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Fri, 22 May 2020 11:11:06 GMT
Entrepreneur and ex-Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis talks to the BBC about how coronavirus has hit retail.
Wed, 20 May 2020 23:07:55 GMT
Education is one of the sectors of the global economy that is being hardest hit by the pandemic.
Tue, 19 May 2020 23:08:40 GMT
After years of boom, is the US oil industry now going bust?
Tue, 19 May 2020 12:08:21 GMT
How the coronavirus pandemic is hitting the UK jobs market and how that compares globally.
Tue, 19 May 2020 23:09:58 GMT
How the sausage-maker Heck plans to weather hard times after the lockdown ends.
Tue, 19 May 2020 23:11:49 GMT
Many poor Indians, fleeing hunger in locked down cities, have died of exhaustion or in accidents.
Mon, 18 May 2020 23:03:52 GMT
From miracle cures to co-ordinated hacking the dark web is a hive of coronavirus scamming.

Our Work

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.

    Mark Biddle. General Counsel, Williams Grand Prix Engineering Limited.

  • 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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