Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Legal solutions to your most complex problems
The 120-strong litigation and dispute resolution group at Blake Morgan acts on disputes in the Courts and in arbitration for international, national and regional clients. Our considerable regional presence, together with the London team, provides the group with the strength and depth to act on the most complex and significant of contentious problems.
We have a large number of specialists, many of whom are regarded by the independent directories as leaders in their field. Experienced in all types of commercial and contract disputes, the group has specialisms in the following areas:
- Civil Fraud and Asset Recovery
- Commercial Agency
- Commercial Disputes
- Construction Disputes
- Contentious Trusts
- Corporate & Shareholder Disputes
- Crypto Assets
- Defending Local Authorities
- Employee Non-Compete and Confidentiality
- Healthcare Litigation
- International Litigation
- IP Disputes
- Judicial Review
- Marine & Ports Law
- Privy Council
- Product Liability and Recalls
- Professional Negligence
- Property Dispute Resolution
- Public Inquiries
- Public Procurement
- Technology Disputes
- Utilities & Energy
We work with national and international corporations, government departments, regulators, financial institutions, individuals, partnerships and owner managed businesses.
Awards and Accolades
"The lawyers are astute and keep commercial objectives at the forefront of their strategy."
- Chambers and Partners, 2023
"Very strong commercial litigation team. The team are adept at handling high-value, complex disputes, but they are down to earth, approachable and cost conscious."
- Legal 500, 2023
Blake Morgan have been commended for commercial dispute resolution; insolvency and restructuring. The Times highlight the fact that Blake Morgan provided legal advice on all aspects of a recent NHS project to develop a programme to eliminate Hepatitis C in the UK. This included planning and designing the procurement, the contractual work to support it, and litigation advice on challenges to the process.
- The Times Best Law Firms Guide 2022
"A law firm that I regularly recommend in a wide variety of work areas. Knowledgeable and experienced team. Very client-friendly and efficient."
- Legal 500, 2021
"Blake Morgan is a leading firm with a well-deserved reputation. Each of the lawyers I have dealt with knows their case inside and out, and thinks outside the box in delivering their client’s objectives."
Chambers and Partners, 2022
"Jill Bainbridge (Commercial Litigation practice head) is an excellent lawyer with top-notch knowledge and experience. Brilliant at dealing with clients, and with barristers. Always helpful and available."
- Legal 500, 2021
''This is a very commercial team that cuts through legalities to find the right outcome for the client.''
- Chambers and Partners, 2020
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