Commercial Dispute Resolution
Most businesses will, at some stage, become embroiled in a commercial dispute, and this is when you need a fully committed legal team dedicated to fighting your corner. When things do go wrong our dispute resolution experts have your back.
Recommended by the Legal 500 and boasting a number of reported and large settlement cases to their name, our experienced Commercial Litigation lawyers are determined in their defence of our client’s business interests. We are adept at both initiating and defending claims arising out of all manner of commercial disputes.
Our areas of expertise include but are not limited to:
- Contractual Disputes
- Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
- Reputational & Privacy Disputes
- Claims Against Professionals
- Debt Recovery
- Intellectual Property Disputes
We acknowledge that it is not always easy to determine what category your dispute falls into, please contact our Commercial Dispute Resolution team to find out how we can help.
If you are concerned about the cost of undertaking litigation we can provide expert advice about an array of funding options.
Our Commercial Litigation Team
Paving the way to land ownership: Recent developments in adverse possession
Solicitor Jody Proudman, from Harrison Drury’s property litigation team, considers the implications of the Court of Appeal decision in the Thorpe v Frank case, and how it may affect future…
Commercial solicitor Gill returns to Harrison Drury
Harrison Drury has added to its commercial litigation team with the appointment of solicitor Gill Ashcroft. Gill has re-joined the firm following a spell working for international law firm DAC…
How Christian Louboutin won trade mark dispute over red soles
Kerry Southworth, of Harrison Drury’s corporate and commercial team, explains the reasons behind the decision in the long-running trade mark dispute involving Christian Louboutin shoes and the lessons for other…
Opposing a lease renewal – Supreme Court clarifies use of ‘ground F’
Hayley Bamber, property litigation lawyer at Harrison Drury, looks at a long-awaited Supreme Court judgment in S Frances Ltd v The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd which has implications for both…
Healthcare tender dispute shows need for greater transparency
Chloe Harrison, of Harrison Drury’s Healthcare Sector team, looks at a recent case in which two NHS trusts contested a county council decision to award a nursing services contract to…
Using winding-up petitions to recover debts
James Robbins, senior associate solicitor in Harrison Drury’s insolvency and business recovery team, looks at instances where it might be useful to consider a winding-up petition to recover a debt.…
What should you do if you’re affected by Carillion’s insolvency?
Construction firm, Carillion PLC, announced this week that it and its five sister companies had been placed into compulsory liquidation. Harrison Drury’s construction and insolvency teams look at what this…
Tigers v Sharks: What does the Denny Solomona case say about sporting contracts?
Matthew Astley, of the sports law team at Harrison Drury solicitors, looks at the case of Denny Solomona and the lessons for rugby clubs seeking to attract talent from other…
Can I recover the legal cost of chasing bad debt?
Harrison Drury’s Jack Stephenson explains how companies can use terms and conditions to protect themselves and increase the chances of recovering the cost of chasing bad debt. Unfortunately, bad debts…