Commercial Litigation

Our highly rated team deals with the full range of commercial disputes for plaintiffs and defendants. We combine a proactive and practical approach with commercial advice to resolve disputes as efficiently and cost effectively as possible. Our team will take the time to understand your objectives, devise an effective strategy tailored to your needs and provide a clear indication of costs and time scale in each case.

We strive to avoid litigation where possible, and Department Head, Caroline Prunty is a qualified mediator with vast experience in the use of ADR techniques such as mediation. Where litigation is unavoidable, our technical expertise, experience and result-oriented advice will ensure your interests are well protected at all times. 


Department Head Caroline Prunty is a qualified mediator and is ranked as a leading individual in the field by legal directories Legal 500 and Chambers UK –Sources describe her as "a very experienced commercial lawyer who is not afraid to deal with complex issues," and say: "She has the ability to efficiently get to the crux of the matter." (Chambers 2017)

Jan Cunningham is praised for the strength of his advice, with interviewees commenting: "He's very likeable, he immediately puts clients at ease and he is quite open to potential resolution." (Chambers 2017)


Key areas:

Real Estate Litigation Banking and Financial Services Disputes
Contractual Disputes Defamation and Trade Libel
Construction Disputes Contentious Trusts and Estates
Breach of Warranty Claims Landlord and Tenant Disputes
Shareholder Disputes Director Disqualification Proceedings
IP and IT Disputes Debt Recovery
Professional Negligence Judicial Review