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Whatever issue you're facing, we use our experience to find the best solution for you. Here you can read case studies demonstrating how we have helped other clients to find commercial solutions to their problems and enable them to get on with business.

Private clients
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution

Pressurising an investment provider to return funds owed to a client at risk of losing her dream home

Our client, a private individual, had invested substantial funds into a property investment scheme following the sale of her house the previous year.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Shareholder and member services

Helping a shareholder defend a winding up petition

Why the client needed our help Our client, a director and 50% shareholder of a company, had been served with a petition to wind...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Debt recovery

Fully recovering a £212,536 debt through a winding up petition

Our client, a well-known invoice finance company, wanted urgent help recovering a significant debt of £212,536 from a debtor.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Director services, Tax disputes

Defending a director against a £250,000+ liquidator claim for alleged debts to a director’s loan account

Our client had received a letter before action from a liquidator claiming in excess of £250,000 allegedly due and owing under a director's...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Shareholder and member services

Achieving a highly favourable settlement for a shareholder unfairly treated by his fellow shareholders

Our client was a shareholder and director of a foreign exchange (FX) company who was disturbed by some of the actions of his co-directors....

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Director services

Helping a husband and wife avoid director disqualification and get their legal costs paid back

Our clients were a husband and wife who set up a journalism training company for students in 2001. The company had successfully trained many...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Director services

Helping a director continue with his current business interests despite three successive company liquidations in 18 months

Our client was a director of three separate food chains, all three went into liquidation within 18 months of each other and all three...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Director services

Saving two directors from disqualification for not filing their accounts with Companies House

Our clients, a father and son who were directors of a very successful company, were facing prosecution from Companies House for failing to file...

Private clients
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution, Debt Recovery

Recovering a large sum of cash loaned to a family member without a signed agreement

Our client, a private individual, had loaned a large sum of money to a family member without getting them to sign any form of...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Astute use of a bankruptcy petition helped this law firm to finally get their fees paid

Why the client needed our help This law firm was left with a significant unpaid bill by an ex-client. How we helped Our initial...

Private clients
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution, Tax disputes

Bringing a professional negligence claim against solicitors to recover money intercepted by a third party

Our client, a first-time buyer, wanted to bring a professional negligence claim against her solicitors in connection with a conveyancing transactions where monies had...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Director services

Helping a disqualified director gain permission to remain in place as a director of another company

Our clients were a husband and wife who ran a logistics company which faced financial difficulties and subsequently entered into insolvency proceedings. Subsequently...

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