Commercial Disputes and Litigation


As commercial disputes become more complex, you need to be confident that the advice you receive is commercial, pragmatic and tailored to your specific needs. Our commercial disputes solicitors have extensive experience in handling a wide range of domestic and international disputes.

We have experience at all levels and divisions in the UK Courts and in arbitrations governed by the rules of numerous arbitral bodies. We regularly advise on a broad range of commercial litigation and disputes, including disputes and litigation in respect of share purchase agreements, commercial and supply chain arrangements, joint venture and shareholder disputes, contract terminations, breach of contract and warranty disputes and general commercial and contractual disputes. With many distinct areas built into our commercial dispute resolution offering, including litigation funding, you can be sure we are prepared to advise you at the most difficult of times.

Commercial litigation and disputes legal services

Client work

Exceptional case management, flexibility and proactiveness.The Legal 500

We handle a broad range of domestic and international work seeing all kinds of commercial disputes. Some of our recent or current cases have included: 

Awards and accolades

Great communicators, proactive, passionate, an extension of our in house team.The Legal 500

Recognised by a host of legal directories and awards, our Commercial Litigation and Disputes team is a well-known name in the market. The team was ranked by The Legal 500 in tier one for 'Commercial Litigation: Birmingham' in 2020. Chambers and Partners have also recognised the team for its litigation work in the Midlands, placing it in band two, highlighting the "accuracy and clarity of the firm's work".

In London, our Commercial Disputes team are ranked in tier two for 'Commercial Litigation: mid-market' by The Legal 500.

The team was shortlisted for 'Commercial Litigation Team of the Year' at the Legal Business Awards in 2019 and 'Dispute Resolution - Firm of the Year (outside London)' at The Legal 500 UK Awards 2019.

Meet the team

For strategic advice and guidance in commercial disputes and litigation, get in touch with a key contact from our team.

Andrew Smith

James Sidwell

Samantha Holland

Catherine Naylor

Emma Carr

Sean Adams