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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, Director services

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...

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...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Helping an overseas client get their fines paid

A leading regulatory authority needed us to assist because they were based overseas.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Debt recovery

Saving a client £10K by successfully defending a counterclaim

Our client, a credit management company, had asked us to issue a claim in response to an unpaid debt.

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services, Tax disputes

Defending the former chairman of a premiership football club against a tax avoidance scheme related claim

This high profile director was facing a claim by a liquidator for his company’s alleged entry into a tax avoidance scheme while in liquidation....

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Company rescue

Having a company placed into administration and appointing insolvency practitioners to maximise the return of revenues owed to a creditor

ur client was a creditor of a company that carried out the business of a Collection Account Management Agent ("CAMA") in the film industry....

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