Commercial Litigation

Our lawyers are experienced in a wide range of commercial disputes in relation to claims ranging in value from £7 million to under £50,000 in areas including:

  • Minority shareholder disputes
  • Disputes within the construction industry
  • Commercial property disputes
  • Trade contract disputes (including CIF and FOB)
  • Oil and gas disputes
  • Brokerage contract disputes
  • Lloyd’s Insurance Market disputes
  • Demurrage claims
  • Charterparty disputes
  • Contractual constructions disputes
  • ‘Cyber-squatting’ disputes

We are also able to advise on numerous forms of interim remedy including ‘Norwich Pharmacal’ relief, freezing injunctions and anti-suit injunctions.

In addition to representing our clients in the High Court in London, our lawyers have also acted in matters before the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) and the High Court of of the British Virgin Islands.

Reported cases our lawyers have acted in include:

Hurd v TPL Holdings and others [2014] All ER (D) 266 (Mar)

Marcq v Christies Mansion & Wood (trading as Christie’s) [2003] All ER (D) 337 (May)

Marcq v Christies Mansion & Wood (trading as Christie’s) [2003] EWCA Civ 731 (Court of Appeal)

Bonham v Blake Lapthorn Linell [2006] EWHC 2513 (Ch)

Senergy Ltd v Zeus Petroleum Ltd [2011] EWHC 3382 (Comm)