We will always work collaboratively and openly with you, advising on the most effective ways to resolve a business dispute based on a thorough understanding of your commercial objectives.
This usually involves considering alternative ways to resolve commercial disputes such as mediation.
However, if this doesn’t work or meet your objectives, we will provide expert advice and support through the litigation and court process, providing commercial and practical advice.
Our Experience: Commercial Disputes & Litigation
Our team of commercial dispute specialists advise a variety of businesses nationally and regionally, ranging from small to medium-sized enterprises, through to major PLCs.
We can also advise you on the different funding options that are available to pay the legal costs of being involved in a dispute.
Here’s a snapshot of some of the issues where we can help:
"Newly promoted partner Caroline Bowler specialises in equine law, professional negligence and property disputes... Key support comes from associates Rosalind Keen, Annabel Whittaker and Daniel Harley."The Legal 500 2018 (Commercial Litigation (Notts & Derby))
"Actons’ ‘very professional and knowledgeable’ team"The Legal 500
"Actons' ‘responsive’ department provides ‘good commercial knowledge’ and handles a broad spread of commercial litigation for a clientele that includes international companies as well as SMEs and individuals."The Legal 500 2018 (Commercial Litigation (Notts & Derby))
"The 'highly professional' seven-fee-earner team at Actons handles a broad spectrum of cases, including matters with multi-jurisdictional elements."The Legal 500
The Legal 500 2021: Commercial Litigation – Nottingham & DerbyActons represents a number of family-owned businesses and other private companies in partnership, director and shareholder disputes. The 'extremely experienced' Caroline Bowler has a notably strong track record in equine disputes and is also active in professional negligence cases and general commercial litigation. Associate Gordon Monaghan, who joined the practice in November 2019 from Bray & Bray, has expertise in breaches of contract, restrictive covenants and company law disputes.