The purpose of a contract is to protect your business interests and avoid expensive, stressful litigation which distracts you from doing what you do best, running your own business.
Partner & Deputy Head of Civil & Commercial Litigation
Unfortunately, even the most carefully drafted contract can sometimes become a source of dispute and that's when you need the services of a specialist Commercial Dispute Solicitor.
At McMillan Williams we have a dedicated team of experienced specialists on hand to help you resolve your commercial contract disputes in the most efficient and timely manner possible. From simple contract disputes to agreements resulting in commercial fraud, our team is fully experienced in the broad spectrum of disputes that may arise.
We can review your contract and advise you on the terms and the dispute which has arisen, provide guidance on the way forward to resolve the dispute where possible in a cost effective manner or provide you with details of the costs involved in defending or taking an action, keeping these transparent at all times. We can offer fixed fee services where appropriate, work on a percentage realisation basis or damage based agreement to produce the maximum recovery for you.
Enforcement of Legal Charges
As security against borrowing you may be asked to sign or you may require someone to sign a legal charge or guarantee.
We have experts who are able to advise on disputes arising from the enforcement of legal charges, guarantees and charging orders. If you need to enforce a legal charge, guarantee or charging order or you are subject to an action against you; we can provide you with the advice and guidance on the legal process of enforcement and attempt any negotiations where possible. This may result in payment of the arrears and debt subject to the security or even saving your home.
Whether the debt is small or large we have the skill in all areas of debt collection from the initial letter of claim to enforcing a judgment debt. There are many way to enforce a debt and our team can advise you on the best method available to you. If you are a business and need assistance with debt collection, we can offer you a percentage realisation service or fixed fee service depending on the frequency of collections. If you only need a one off collection we can assess the costs of each collection, on a case by case basis.
If during the collection process the case becomes defended then we have experienced lawyers who will run this to trial for you and depending on the prospects the case may be run on a damage based agreement or fixed fee.
We have experienced specialists in the area of factoring and invoice discounting who can act for invoice financers in recovering the shortfall due from the borrower through to the enforcement of the security or guarantee and/or collecting the assigned debts. So whether you are a lender or borrower then we have the expertise in this area to assist.
We Can Help
If you are facing a dispute which involves the above areas or you wish to bring a claim or would like advice on any of the above then call us today on 020 3551 8500 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org