Commercial litigation in Scottish Bar

Ampersand Advocates

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

Arnot Manderson Advocates is home to Iain Mitchell QC and Gordon Balfour, who are recommended for their broad commercial practices. Mitchell QC is particularly knowledgeable on banking and financial cases as well as alternative dispute resolution.

Axiom 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.

Compass Chambers

Compass Chambers houses Andrew Smith, who maintains a broad commercial litigation practice, with particular experience in product liability cases.

Themis Advocates

At Hastie StableGavin 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

Westwater Advocates handles a wide range of commercial work including civil fraud cases and other contractual disputes.