commercial disputes

Handling a commercial dispute is more than just running off to court and suing someone. Sometimes the best strategy can be looking for alternative ways to resolve the issue. In many ways, going to court should be the last resort – it’s expensive and can be a roll of the dice whether you succeed.

Taking a broad view of what’s at stake in a dispute and understanding what a client wants to achieve are key to reaching a successful outcome. Looking at the wider picture and not at the dispute in a vacuum is what will deliver results.

We consider any dispute from all angles and then offer solutions. If we can identify alternative ways to help clients achieve what they want in a dispute, that’s what we’ll recommend.


complaints to industry bodies/ombudsman
court proceedings and tribunals
debt recovery and insolvency
discovery assistance (including e-discovery and analytics)
franchising disputes
settlement conferences