Litigation & Dispute Resolution

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Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Commercial disputes are an unavoidable part of business and personal life.
When they become part of yours, trust GSC to make life easier.

Commercial disputes can have far reaching consequences. They can affect existing business and people’s lives, damage relationships and jeopardise future success. That is why GSC takes a realistic and practical view when handling disputes. From start to finish we aim to adopt a commercial and cost effective approach, designed to achieve an outcome that works for our clients and their business.

We advise on many forms of disputes. Our team have decades of experience in dispute resolution – in the Courts, at specialist tribunals or using arbitration and when appropriate mediation – because of this not many things phase us. When we say we are “hands-on”, we mean it. We work in small focused teams, dedicated to our clients and driven to protect and care for their interests. We always have an eye on cost management. Our service is designed especially for each of our clients and, unlike many of our rivals, not simply processed. We advise on many forms of disputes. Our team have decades of experience in dispute resolution – in the Courts, at specialist tribunals or using arbitration and when appropriate mediation – because of this not many things phase us.

Talk to GSC about disputes (both international and domestic) involving the following:

Jurisdictional disputes including anti-suit injunctions and conflict of laws
Emergency injunctions (freezing and search and seizure orders)
Commercial contracts
Company/shareholders and partnerships
Professional negligence
Fraud
• Personal and corporate recovery/insolvency
Commercial and residential property disputes
Contentious probate
Debt recovery
Costs Disputes including security for costs applications

This list is by no means exhaustive. Over the years we have handled many types of cases and we are not shy; if we think you would better served by more specialist advice or would be better served by retaining lawyers in other countries, we can make the introduction from our many contacts built up over many years.

Michael’s excellent legal knowledge, guidance and professionalism enabled a successful defence. He is a straight talker, getting to the heart of the issues quickly. Tactically astute with excellent negotiation skills. I would highly recommend Michael in any Commercial litigation.

Michael Shapiro is concise in his advice and adopts a pragmatic approach to challenges delivering realistic and enterprising solutions which produce results.

Michael is our first call whenever we need any legal advice. Straight talking, commercial astute, knowledgeable and honest, he has consistently produced results that result in better outcomes for my business. I am pleased to call him our lawyer and partner.

I have known Michael for 15 years, he is dynamic in his approach to the various problems we have put his way. He gets to the heart of the problem quickly and provides a very workable solution. His litigation skills are excellent and forceful with the other party. I very much like him on my side.

Michael Shapiro is an experienced litigator who has a very calm and collected approach to his job. He is never phased by the other side, and has an excellent manner with even the most difficult clients.

Have a Question? Get in touch

If you would like to learn more about how we can help you resolve commercial disputes, please contact:

Michael ShapiroMichael Shapiro, Partner and Head of Litigation on email at mshapiro@gscsolicitors.com, or telephone on 020 7822 2222. 
Barry Samuels – ConsultantBarry Samuels, Solicitor/Consultant on email at bsamuels@gscsolicitors.com, or telephone on
020 7822 2222. 

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