Commercial dispute resolution

Commercial dispute resolution overview

We are a leading chambers for heavyweight and complex commercial litigation and are recognised for our excellence in this area by the legal directories.

Our practice covers both domestic and international disputes, stretching across the globe. We have particular strength in relation to disputes involving the Middle East, Caribbean, South America and Gibraltar (see International) which is recognised in both Chambers & Prs (UK Bar and Global) and Legal 500.

We cover disputes being litigated but also those subject to other forms of ADR such as arbitration and mediation (see ADR Hub)

Our commercial dispute resolution barristers

Recognition

“What sets them apart if their forward-thinking mentality and their value-added service”Chambers UK
“Excellent from top to bottom”Legal 500
“An excellent commercial litigation set”Legal 500
“Excellent individuals who are always friendly and approachable and who all get how a modern practice should operate”Chambers UK
“Chambers is ambitious, and very keen to provide the highest level of service”Chambers UK
“An exciting, forward-thinking, solutions-focused set with a huge amount of commercial expertise”Chambers UK
“Dynamic and proactive”Legal 500

News

Gatehouse Chambers receives record number of recommendations in Chambers UK Bar Directory 2022

21/10/2021

Laura Tweedy and Rajiv Bhatt awarded 2021 Client Choice Awards

14/10/2021

Paul Strelitz and Oliver Hyams appear in first ever English Court of Appeal case on abuse of process by reason of inconsistent position in earlier court proceedings

05/10/2021

Jaysen Sharpe and William Golightly become members of Gatehouse Chambers

04/10/2021

Gatehouse Chambers achieves fantastic results in the Legal 500 UK Bar Directory

30/09/2021

Nigel Jones QC – The Lawyer’s “lawyer of the week”

01/09/2021

Gatehouse Chambers involved in mentoring scheme for underrepresented groups at the Bar

01/09/2021

Lawful act economic duress: Pakistan International Airlines Corporation defeats Times Travel (UK) Ltd’s appeal in the Supreme Court

18/08/2021

Articles

Legal Business International Arbitration Summit content

21/10/2021

Facts from which an existing claim arises, or facts already in issue on a claim? Applications to amend under CPR 17.4(2).

21/10/2021

Relief granted where particulars filed a year late (Excotek Limited v City Air Express Ltd)

11/10/2021

The Debt Respite Scheme, interim awards of costs and debarring orders

07/10/2021

Paul Strelitz and Oliver Hyams appear in first ever English Court of Appeal case on abuse of process by reason of inconsistent position in earlier court proceedings

05/10/2021

The Justice in Ordering Security for Costs: Heathfield International LLC v Axiom Stone (London) Ltd & Anor

04/10/2021

Silence is true wisdom’s best reply – the use and misuse of the Reply

28/09/2021

Case comment: Les Ambassadeurs Club Ltd v Yu [2021] EWCA Civ 1310

23/09/2021

Upcoming events

CDR #Brew – Shareholders disputes

16/11/2021

Past events

Frederico Singarajah speaking at Sao Paulo Arbitration Week

20/10/2021

Thomas Bell speaking at Lenders’ Litigation Forum

19/10/2021

Frederico Singarajah speaking at CIArb webinar on arbitration in Brazil

13/10/2021

Frederico Singarajah speaking at 2021 Brazilian Arbitration Day at NYU

31/08/2021

J2J Commercial Mini Series: Nominee shareholdings, directors’ duties

22/04/2021

Newsletters

Focus On…Hardwicke

26/09/2018

Videos

Pupillage at Hardwicke

28/01/2020

Economic Duress

10/12/2019

Guide to Financial Services Claims

28/11/2019

The impact of changes in FOS jurisdiction on financial services and professional negligence claims

25/09/2019

J2J – an introduction to commercial fraud

25/09/2019

Books

Electronic Disclosure Law & Practice

17/05/2019

Insurance Broking Practice & the Law

28/01/2019

Practical Guide to Solicitor & Client Care Costs

28/01/2019

Lender Claims

28/01/2019

Cousins: The Law of Mortgages

28/01/2019

Smith, Owen & Bodnar on Asset Recovery

28/01/2019