Ben Clark Associate
Ben works on commercial and contractual disputes, both domestic and cross-jurisdictional. He is experienced in high value insolvency litigation.
Main areas of practice
His main areas of practice are commercial litigation, contractual disputes, fraud litigation, freezing injunctions and asset protection and recovery.
Ben's clients are both corporate bodies and individuals.
- The settlement of a high value cross-jurisdictional High Court case regarding dishonoured bank cheques.
- The involvement with settlement of a long running multi-million pound claim for a provisional liquidator in respect of a VAT fraud.
Articles by Ben
Blake Morgan has secured a victory for a client in long standing enforcement proceedings by defeating an appeal of a decision from the High Court of Justice.
Office holders of insolvent companies are under a duty to investigate the pre-insolvency affairs of the companies over which they are appointed. However, sometimes, records of the company's dealings may no longer be in the company's possession or control.
On 22 April 2015, the Supreme Court handed down judgment on the appeal from the Court of Appeal in Jetivia SA & Another v Bilta (UK) Limited (in liquidation) & Others.
Related Knowledge & Resources
The Andrew Mitchell "plebgate" defamation case in 2013 was well known for the political furore. Within legal circles, the case was a stark example of the court losing patience with people, and their lawyers, ignoring the rules.
OCS Group UK Ltd v Dadi & Ors  EWHC 1727 (Ch) (06 July 2017)
Two recent judgments, one on liability and quantum and the other on costs, provide stark reminders to claimants about continually evaluating their claim.
Blake Morgan provides a helpful guide for Marinas and Boat Yards on recovering outstanding berthing fees.
Our Dispute Resolution team guide you through the options for funding commercial disputes.