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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.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution, Debt recovery

Acting for law firm wrongly served with a winding up petition by a former partner

The law firm had been served with a winding up petition by a former partner who said that he was owed unpaid profits from...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Company rescue

Revoking a winding up order on an international mining company

Our client, a privately owned investment company which invests, partners and operates projects across the natural resources and infrastructure sectors across Africa, needed assistance...

Private clients
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution, Debt Recovery

Protecting an individual from a statutory demand for a disputed debt

Our client, an individual, was being chased for payment of an invoice which had nothing to do with him and this had recently escalated...

Private clients
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution

Helping a client in urgent need of relief from a property boundary dispute

The client approached us after receiving a letter from a neighbour threatening to take steps which would result in the boundary fence between them...

Private clients
- Personal insolvency

Using sound technical arguments to negotiate a favourable settlement for a director facing bankruptcy

The client, whom we had, in the past, successfully defended against director disqualification proceedings, was now in the midst of his appeal against an...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Preparing a statement of costs to maximise recovery of a small debt claim

Our client, a large collection agency, needed our assistance recovering outstanding accommodation charges on behalf of a customer.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Shareholder and member services

Mediating between two shareholders to reach a resolution which satisfied both sides

Our client was an engineer who suspected that his fellow business owner was conducting competing business, separately drawing excessive sums, introducing associated parties as...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Shareholder and member services

Recovering losses for members of an investment company whose returns on interest had been diminishing while the business flourished

We were approached by a large number of members of an investment company with complaints about the direction and management of the company. In...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- 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
- Shareholder and member services

Settling a shareholder dispute with an offer which exceeded our clients’ expectations

Our clients were two former shareholders (and directors) of a business which had been acquired and disposed of by a larger company. They had...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Shareholder and member services

Buying a hotelier time to resolve a shareholder dispute and helping him avoid a freezing order

Our client, a hotelier with a large chain of hotels, was facing a worldwide freezing injunction and claims by shareholders over his personal assets...

Banks & financial institutions
- Litigation and dispute resolution

Successfully obtaining a freezing order to help a leading invoice finance business deal with a fraudulent debt of circa £400k

Our client, one of the leading independent invoice finance businesses in the UK, contacted us for advice on their options for dealing with a...

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