“The set has developed a superb commercial dispute practice in recent years”
(Legal 500 2020)
“It’s always been a pleasure to work with this Chambers because of its breadth and depth of legal expertise”
“Littleton Chambers has a substantial bench of talent at many levels of call, and tackles commercial cases concerning such areas as shareholder and banking disputes, civil fraud and contract law. Commentators note that it is particularly strong when it comes to dealing with freezing orders. Members here are regularly instructed by leading law firms and have long experience of appearing in the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.”
Chambers Global: Dispute Resolution (UK) 2020
“High quality Barristers, well prepared and easy to speak to. They possess excellent knowledge of the law but are also very commercial and strategic”
Legal 500 2019
The expertise of members of Littleton in Commercial Litigation covers a broad spectrum of commercial law and procedure: international disputes involving conflicts of laws, civil fraud, Russian/Ukrainian/FSU disputes, banking, commercial contracts, including share and business sale agreements, shareholder disputes, company and partnership law, sale of goods, franchising and commercial agency as well as disputes involving confidential information and (soft) intellectual property.
Members have expertise in disputes involving interim injunctions (worldwide and domestic freezing and search orders in particular) and a track record of successfully obtaining injunctive relief for their own clients and discharging that obtained ex parte by their opponents.
Littleton barristers are instructed in many of the major commercial litigation disputes in recent times and they are frequently involved in reported cases.
Littleton is ranked as a leading set for commercial litigation in the major legal directories. A number of its members, both QCs and juniors, are also individually ranked.
Our QCs and junior barristers take pride in being approachable, hard-working, excellent in a team environment and on delivering success for the client in court; they are rigorous in analysis and preparation, but flexible in meeting clients’ needs.