Dispute Resolution Overview

We help our clients to navigate through troubled waters

Disputes and litigation are risks that your business faces daily. We work closely with our clients to minimise the impact of these risks on their businesses. If you have a claim, we want to maximise the realisations from that claim without exposing your company to further risk. If you have a claim made against you, we want to reduce the claim and avoid the company being exposed to any further risk. We are passionate that litigation should be a last resort. Achieving a commercial solution and, in particular, mediation, is a big part of our culture.

Business Crime & Investigations

Our Business Crime specialists are established experts who handle a broad range of criminal and regulatory investigations assisting private individuals, corporates and Boards of Directors both domestically and internationally.

Civil Fraud & Asset Tracing

Fraud is more of an issue today than ever. The connected, global economy and complexity of our personal and business affairs leaves many of us at risk.

Employment Tribunal

When it comes to your business, your people are your most valuable asset. That’s why you need a legal advisor who works collaboratively with you to understand the way your business and its people operate.

Health & Safety

Our health and safety team aims to deliver peace of mind at what can be times of extreme stress for business leaders. We understand that at these times, there is a requirement for urgent response, discretion and a level headed, pragmatic approach – which is exactly what we provide.

Insolvency Disputes

Insolvency is tough. But it doesn’t always have to be calamitous. Our team of established legal experts, each with over 10,000 hours of experience in their field, can put their skills and knowledge at your disposal.

Ideas are your greatest asset. But protecting ideas can be daunting. Our Intellectual Property lawyers are highly experienced in defending and maximising their commercial potential.

Litigation & Arbitration

Disputes are part and parcel of business life. When clients become involved in a dispute, our Litigation and Arbitration team works closely with them to get a full understanding of their objectives.


Whether you are a multinational or a sole trader, nothing is more time consuming than litigation. Time is diverted from your business to deal with the claim, business relationships often end up irretrievably broken and you must also fund the litigation.

Proceeds of Crime

Proceeds of crime proceedings can put an immense amount of pressure on any individual or business. Our experienced lawyers will be able to give you calm and cogent advice on a clear commercial strategy from the outset.

Property Dispute Resolution

An highly-reputable team with experience in high-profile, pivotal and complex real estate disputes, providing effective strategic advice for landlords, developers, investors, occupiers and management companies.

Tax Investigation

At gunnercooke we have in-depth experience in advising corporates and individuals faced with criminal investigations.

Key Contacts

Chloe Carswell


International Arbitration & Dispute Resolution

Melike Kankur


Dispute Resolution

Rohit Sanghvi


Dispute Resolution

Rita Sheth


Dispute Resolution & Commercial Contracts

Alexander Swancar

Partner, Head of Branch Office Austria

Dispute Resolution, Real Estate (Blockchain) and ESG

Andre Yeghiazarian

Senior Associate

Dispute Resolution

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