When your business becomes involved in a dispute it is important to ensure you access expert legal advice as quickly as possible.
Our Litigation Team is committed to delivering cost effective solutions to your problems and providing you with ready access to legal expertise when you need it most. We take great care to always ensure that clients are fully and properly advised on the merits and the risks of starting or resisting claims and are on hand to advise and negotiate on your behalf.
Whether it is before the Courts or in mediation, arbitration or adjudication we rigorously pursue our clients’ objectives, always with commercial success in mind.
Working for either a claimant or defendant, we can bring these skills to bear in all manner of claims and disputes, keeping you advised and involved at every stage in order to achieve a quick and effective resolution.
Legal 500 2016: The Commercial Litigation Team was recognised as a first tier team in the West Midlands outside Birmingham.
"FBC Manby Bowdler LLP is ‘responsive, commercial and excellent on fees’. The Firm is particularly well known for commercial and chancery work, and contentious insolvency and real estate matters. Department leader Guy Birkett ‘has excellent commercial sense and is utterly reliable’.
The highly esteemed Brian Aikman acted for a UK-based electronic engineering and communications company in a £3m ICC commercial arbitration in Paris."
Chambers UK 2017: The Commercial Litigation Team were ranked in Band 4 of the Litigation category within the West Midlands:
"They deliver the service you expect at a reasonable cost - you can't argue that the fees aren't good value."
Sources say that Guy Birkett "leads the team in a wide range of general commercial litigation, with recent work spanning fraud claims, shareholder disputes and property cases."
In addition, the Legal 500 Directory also recognises the Firm's Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency Team: "The only firm in Shropshire with a dedicated partner-led insolvency team. Gareth Ruddock acted on the sale of various SMEs to third parties in both administration and liquidation."
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