When you have a commercial contract dispute it is reassuring to know that you have a commercially minded team on your side with the aim to resolve your contract dispute quickly. It is as important for us to get to know you and your business objectives so we can work in a way which suits you. Our team has a wealth of expertise in advising companies and individuals on all aspects of contractual issues and contract disputes.
We deal with disputes relating to all types of commercial contracts including issues relating to:
- Agency and distribution
- Payment and financial obligations
- The sale, delivery and hire of goods
- Banking litigation
As one of the largest law firms in the UK we are well equipped to deal with large and complex contract disputes as well as day to day issues which arise in our clients’ businesses.
We take prompt and robust action through the courts where needed and approach all disputes with the same focus on resolving the issues to our clients’ benefit in the most cost effective way. We have a significant amount of trial experience, including judicial review, and we have particular expertise in dealing with all kinds of emergency injunctive relief.
We recognise that court action will not always be appropriate. In these cases our solicitors will strive wherever possible to assist clients in resolving disputes without the need for litigation. We have extensive experience of all types of alternative dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation.
Our team has acted for a wide range of clients from high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs to limited companies, professional deputies, public bodies and charities.
Our recent cases include:
- Acting for a company in relation to non-payment for services provided to a public body
- Acting for an individual in a judicial review against the NHS following termination
- Acting for a company in arbitration proceedings in a contractual claim brought by commercial entity
Acting for a company defending a claim for non-payment of professional fees allegedly due
under the terms of an agency.
Slater and Gordon Lawyers is one of the UK's largest and well known law firms with offices in London, Manchester, Watford, Liverpool, Chester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Preston, Wakefield and Wrexham.