Legal guidance through uncertain times.

As Coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, businesses, families and individuals are facing an unprecedented range of issues. Although we in the midst of a situation which changes daily, Collyer Bristow’s teams continue to consider the issues most affecting and concerning our clients and contacts, and are regularly producing insights and guidance.

Areas where we are seeing clients requiring additional COVID-19 related support include:


Read our latest Coronavirus articles for businesses, business owners & entrepreneurs.

Commercial dispute resolution

Read our latest Coronavirus articles for businesses in dispute.

Real estate

Read our latest Coronavirus articles relating to property and the Real Estate sector.

Private wealth (individuals & families)

Read our latest Coronavirus articles relating to individuals and families.

Who to talk to at Collyer Bristow

Our teams are on hand to provide guidance on a full range of issues relating to coronavirus including employee health and wellbeing, employer responsibilities, contracts, dispute resolution, and corporate restructuring & insolvency. Please feel free to direct any queries you may have to the people listed below or make use of our free hotlines (listed above).

Additional wellbeing support

In this unsettling time, looking after our physical and mental wellbeing is more important than ever.

CALM, the Campaign Against Living Miserably,  is our 2020 Charity of the Year. CALM is leading a movement against suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK and the cause of 18 deaths every day.

Are you in need of someone to talk to? Call the CALM helpline 5pm–midnight, 365 days a year on 0800 58 58 58 or use the webchat service.

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Contact any member of our teams for  30 minutes free legal advice

Contact any member of our teams for  30 minutes free legal advice

Coronavirus free legal advice helplines

We are offering up to thirty minutes free legal advice. We are here to answer any queries or concerns you might have regarding the impact of Covid-19, what legal options are available to you, and what steps you can take to protect your business, your staff, or your job.
Contact the relevant member of our Helpline team for information on:


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An update from our CEO

Collyer Bristow is monitoring carefully the escalating coronavirus situation. We are taking appropriate actions with the wellbeing of our clients, colleagues and our wider community being foremost in our minds.

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Coronavirus: tips for private clients

We have put together a helpful list of the important tax and estate planning tips you should be thinking about during, and in the aftermath of, the pandemic.

Download coronavirus tips for private clients

View our Coronavirus (COVID-19) support Lawyers:

Robin Henry

Robin Henry

Partner - Head of Dispute Resolution Services

Talk to Robin about Banking & financial disputes & Commercial disputes & Corporate recovery, restructuring & insolvency

Phillip Palmer

Phillip Palmer

Chief Executive

Talk to Phillip about Firm management

Stephen Rosen

Stephen Rosen

Partner - Head of Banking & Financial Disputes

Talk to Stephen about Banking & financial disputes & Commercial arbitration & Commercial disputes

Michael Grace

Michael Grace

Partner - Head of Real Estate

Talk to Michael about Commercial real estate & Real estate disputes

Richard Viegas

Richard Viegas

Partner - Head of Commercial Disputes

Talk to Richard about Commercial arbitration & Commercial disputes

Patrick Wheeler

Patrick Wheeler

Partner - Head of IP & Data Protection

Talk to Patrick about Data protection & Intellectual property & Intellectual property disputes

Toby Yerburgh

Toby Yerburgh

Partner - Head of Family Law

Talk to Toby about Family & divorce & Talk to me for Coronavirus related advice