At Actons, we advise directors and shareholders on their rights and about the resolution of disputes with their colleagues.
In owner-managed businesses, disputes between shareholders or directors may also involve disputes between friends or family members. It is important to retain a sense of perspective and to ensure a cost-efficient approach. It’s also important to ensure that value in your business is preserved rather than destroyed by the dispute.
We can also put you in touch with other professionals to help you ensure that all loose ends are tied up when a director or shareholder leaves the business.
"Newly promoted partner Caroline Bowler specialises in equine law, professional negligence and property disputes, while practice head Victoria Dunstall focuses on insolvency-related litigation. Key support comes from associates Rosalind Keen, Annabel Whittaker and Daniel Harley."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
"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))
"Actons’ ‘very professional and knowledgeable’ team"The Legal 500