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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

Obtaining Norwich Pharmacal Orders to help the victim of a circa £30 million wine fraud recover his losses

Our client, a private individual, had been the victim of a sophisticated "wine fraud" with an estimated value of circa £30 million. Upon discovering...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Commercial litigation and dispute resolution, Director services

Successfully defending a property developer against a freezing order

We dealt firstly with the freezing order, agreeing terms as to the monetary limits and then agreeing undertakings on behalf of our client so...

Banks & financial institutions
- Litigation and dispute resolution

Using a freezing order to minimise a major UK clearing bank’s losses in a multi-million pound fraud

Our client, the sales finance arm of a major clearing bank in the UK, contacted us for advice on their options for dealing with...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Removing a county court judgment (CCJ) from a construction company’s records

Our client, a construction company, had a county court judgment (CCJ) against them for a debt they had already settled. We had actually acted...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Helping a family law firm recover £50k worth of debts in unpaid solicitor fees

Our client, a family law firm, had been trying to recover debts to the value of £50k in-house but without success. They decided that...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Achieving full repayment of a disputed debt plus recovery of legal costs for a claims management company

Our client, a claims management company, needed our help collecting professional fees which had been disputed by a private individual debtor.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Company rescue

Obtaining a validation order to unfreeze a care home’s bank account so that it could continue operating

HMRC had issued a winding up petition against our client, a local authority funded residential care home, for various tax liabilities. Then, following the...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Company rescue

Obtaining a validation order to unfreeze a construction company’s bank account and have a winding up petition dismissed

Our client, a construction and building company, had been unknowingly pursued by HMRC for minimal liabilities: the company's accountants had failed to notify them...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Successfully defending three directors against director disqualification proceedings and stopping a claim from the liquidator

We were instructed by three directors of a company which had been placed into liquidation, The directors faced Disqualification proceedings in respect of certain pre-insolvency...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Successfully defending a director disqualification claim

Our client was the founder and managing director of an independent financial advisors, which, following a rejected insurance claim, was placed into liquidation. ...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Reducing the term of a disqualification and obtaining court permission for a director to remain a director of another business

Our client was the sole director of a substantial construction company with a well-established reputation in the industry and an extremely valuable pipeline of...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Reducing the term of a director disqualification

We were instructed on behalf of three individuals who were directors of a company which used GSM Gateway technology to offer landline to mobile...

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