Commercial litigation in Scottish Bar
Ampersand Advocates is home to a strong contingent of commercial litigators, with experience in a wide range of commercial cases. Notable recent highlights include Take-Two Interactive Software Inc and Rockstar Games Inc v Aaron Renicks, in which Usman Tariq acts, as junior to Roddy Dunlop QC for the developers of Grand Theft Auto who are pursuing a claim against the developer of a modification for the game. Giles Reid recently acted for the borrower in a case concerning the oral variation of a loan agreement, as well as interim orders preventing the lender from commencing bankruptcy.
Arnot Manderson Advocates
Axiom Advocates is, according to several clients, 'the pre-eminent commercial litigation stable in Scotland' and is 'always able to provide the right counsel for the job' at both the junior and senior level.
At Hastie Stable, Gavin MacColl QC engages in a wide range of commercial work, recently acting for the latter in The Coal Authority v Pegasus Fire Protection Company, which concerned the potential indemnity owed to the pursuing mine owner by the defenders after a development built over a disused mine experienced subsidence issues.
Terra Firma Chambers
Terra Firma Chambers handles a wide range of commercial work, including banking and finance cases and large scale breach of contract claims.
Westwater Advocates handles a wide range of commercial work including civil fraud cases and other contractual disputes.