Collyer Bristow logo

Collyer Bristow Dispute Resolution Collyer Bristow logo

Dispute resolution services

Conflicts are an unfortunate yet inevitable part of commercial life which must be dealt with swiftly and effectively. We work with clients across a vast range of industries, providing dynamic and tailored strategies to get them back on track and focusing on the day-to-day activities required for success. With an in depth understanding of our client’s businesses and the key industries they operate in, our creative strategists provide innovative solutions to even the most complex of claims.

Services

Select an option
  • Arbitration

    Our International Arbitration Lawyers specialise in complex, high-value international & domestic commercial arbitration. Speak to an expert.

  • Banking Litigation

    Banking and finance litigation solicitors in London, specialising in resolution of financial disputes with banks or financial institutions.

  • Commercial litigation

    Commercial litigation solicitors in London. Providing cost-effective legal advice & support to businesses. Speak to an expert today.

  • Competition & antitrust

    Our Competition team advise businesses across a range of industries on damages they have suffered from anti-competitive behaviour.

  • Construction

    Our Construction Lawyers support contractors, specialist sub-contractors, funders and developers on all aspects of construction law.

  • Corporate recovery, restructuring & insolvency

    Our Insolvency Lawyers advise financial institutions, private equity, turnaround houses, insolvency practitioners, businesses & individuals.

  • Corporate reputation management

    Our Media and Privacy team works with a broad range of businesses to protect and defend their reputations.

  • Employment law for employers

    Employment law for commercial businesses & SMEs. Legal advice for employers including dismissal, termination, discrimination & redundancy.

  • Intellectual property disputes

    Our Intellectual Property Disputes team advise businesses resolving disputes related to all intellectual property rights. Speak to an expert.

  • Real estate disputes

    Our Real Estate Disputes team works closely with property owners, investors, developers, funders and both landlords and tenants.

Specialist Sectors

  • Financial services

    Financial Services Lawyers for corporate finance, lending, restructuring, funding, regulation & disputes with banking institutions

  • FinTech

    Our FinTech Lawyers work with entrepreneurs, SMEs, investors & venture capitalists from start-up through to exit. Call 020 7242 7363.

  • Luxury brands

    Our multi-disciplinary team has considerable experience advising luxury brands based in the UK and internationally on all aspects of their business affairs.

Products

Recent Experience

  • We acted for a consulting firm in a complex £multimillion claim against one of the world’s leading professional services firms for breach of contract and other related claims, relating to a mining company.

    COMMERCIAL DISPUTES

    Mining company dispute

    Richard ViegasPartner - Head of Commercial Disputes

    Case study

    We acted for a consulting firm in a complex £multimillion claim against one of the world’s leading professional services firms for breach of contract and other related claims, relating to a mining company.

    Read more

  • We acted for a client who entered into a trade on a crypto currency exchange, making a large windfall profit. The dispute is with the exchange following its freezing of the account alleging that the crypto currency wallet had been hacked.

    BANKING & FINANCIAL DISPUTES & FINTECH

    Crypto currency account dispute

    Robin HenryPartner - Head of Dispute Resolution Services

    Case study

    We acted for a client who entered into a trade on a crypto currency exchange, making a large windfall profit. The dispute is with the exchange following its freezing of the account alleging that the crypto currency wallet had been hacked.

    Read more

  • We acted for a pioneering Swiss-based medical laboratory, in High Court patent infringement and validity proceedings. This complex case considered the infringement of a patent for an innovative medical product under the newly developed doctrine of equivalents as recently formulated by the Supreme Court.  

    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISPUTES

    Medical patent infringement

    Tim BamfordPartner

    Case study

    We acted for a pioneering Swiss-based medical laboratory, in High Court patent infringement and validity proceedings. This complex case considered the infringement of a patent for an innovative medical product under the newly developed doctrine of equivalents as recently formulated by the Supreme Court.  

    Read more

  • We are acting for a London based trader at a US hedge fund with USD30 billion in assets under management in successfully disputing sanctions imposed on him by the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (with FCA consequences) over the use by his colleagues of his trading ID.

    BANKING & FINANCIAL DISPUTES

    Frankfurt Stock Exchange dispute

    Robin HenryPartner - Head of Dispute Resolution Services

    Case study

    We are acting for a London based trader at a US hedge fund with USD30 billion in assets under management in successfully disputing sanctions imposed on him by the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (with FCA consequences) over the use by his colleagues of his trading ID.

    Read more

  • We successfully acted for a commercial landlord whose tenant was in breach of its lease on numerous counts, including using the property in breach of the user clause and causing a nuisance and annoyance.

    REAL ESTATE DISPUTES

    Dispute with commercial tenant

    Michael GracePartner - Head of Real Estate

    Case study

    We successfully acted for a commercial landlord whose tenant was in breach of its lease on numerous counts, including using the property in breach of the user clause and causing a nuisance and annoyance.

    Read more

  • We acted in an emergency High Court injunction against two former senior employees, who had misappropriated our client's commercial data and software, and  attempted to set up a competing business. Our quick and decisive action removed the threat to the business and enabled a claim for substantial damages.

    EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR EMPLOYERS

    High Court injunction against former employees

    Tania GoodmanPartner - Head of Employment

    Case study

    We acted in an emergency High Court injunction against two former senior employees, who had misappropriated our client's commercial data and software, and  attempted to set up a competing business. Our quick and decisive action removed the threat to the business and enabled a claim for substantial damages.

    Read more

News

News

  • Visiting our offices: COVID-19 guidance 28 June 2021

    Read more
  • Collyer Bristow promotes five in its latest promotion round 01 June 2021

    Read more
  • Apply for your Training Contract with Collyer Bristow 01 March 2021

    Read more
  • Richard Viegas named in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 2021 25 January 2021

    Read more
  • Collyer Bristow has moved 11 November 2020

    Read more
  • HMRC starts to investigate furlough abuse, & property businesses are a target 03 August 2020

    Read more

Team

See the whole team