Litigation and disputes
Our litigation and dispute resolution teams has highly skilled specialists with the expertise to solve whatever contentious problem you are facing. We have more than 260 litigation legal advisers based across the UK who are waiting to help you.
We cover a broad range of specialisms including commercial litigation, contract disputes, fraud, intellectual property, professional negligence, construction and engineering, regulatory, insurance, IT, real estate and lending and banking disputes.
Our litigation and dispute resolution teams strive to resolve the issues you face as quickly and cost effectively as possible.
We tailor our approach to suit you. Sometimes this will mean fighting on your behalf through the courts; often it will mean helping you with negotiations and correspondence. Where appropriate, we combine the two approaches to ensure the most effective strategy is used.
We are experts and well practised in all forms of alternative dispute resolution, including mediation. We will use all the tools at our disposal to resolve your dispute on the best possible terms.
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Analysis from The Lawyer
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