Includes all kinds of contract and business disputes, property and building litigation, partnership and shareholder disputes, debt recovery, landlord and tenant disputes, contentious probate.

​This is a very wide area of law, which can be conveniently separated into the three divisions of Commercial Litigation, Debt Recovery and Consumer Litigation.


  • Property and building disputes
  • Trade mark and patent disputes
  • Partnership or shareholder disputes
  • All manner of business disputes


  • Consumer and general contract disputes
  • Bankruptcy
  • Neighbour and boundary disputes
  • Landlord and tenant problems

​​The Department can also advise on Licensing.

The Litigation Department is under the leadership of Nigel Smith and Saleem Hussain.

Lawyers are based at our Woodford Green office.