Commercial Dispute Resolution

“St John’s is a highly regarded set with a strong profile in general commercial disputes. The barristers here are respected for their expertise in a broad range of matters, including cases concerning commercial property and professional negligence claims relating to the financial services.” Chambers UK, Commercial Dispute Resolution (2018)


Our commercial dispute resolution team have considerable experience of assisting in the resolution of all types of commercial disputes.

The team has a broad range of experience in commercial disputes, regularly dealing with claims arising in many different industries and businesses.  Our members are able to apply their experience gained in commercial dispute resolution to new situations.  We have the skills and flexibility to provide effective advice and representation appropriately, tailored to the dispute in question.

We understand the importance to clients of providing help which is commercially astute, as well as technically accurate.  Our objective is to assist clients to achieve cost-effective commercial solutions, and we help achieve this by providing independent strategic advice, by careful and accurate drafting, and tenacious but focused advocacy.

We appear regularly in the commercial courts, including the Mercantile courts in Bristol and Cardiff.

We also represent clients at mediations, arbitrations and other forms of ADR.

“The whole experience is a pleasurable one – the clerks are always helpful and accommodating, fees are reasonable and they have good conference facilities.” “The administration is prompt, including estimates and fee notes.”
Chambers UK, Commercial Dispute Litigation (2018)

Our team regularly delivers lectures to solicitors and other professionals on recent developments in the law and practice. If you are interested in arranging a lecture then please contact our clerks.