Firm Profile > Excello Law > Liverpool, England

Excello Law
L2 9XX

Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the North West Tier 4

Excello Law's offering is jointly led by the ‘very able commercial litigatorEmyr Kerfoot along with Alexandra Collett, cited for her ‘first-rate understanding of commercial litigation’. Kerfoot tailors his practice towards shareholder and partnership disputes, while Collett is an expert in contract-related litigation. Clients include local companies, accountants, senior company offers, e-commerce retailers, manufacturers and private individuals.


‘I love how they communicate to me like they work with me, and not just cursory letters. We have open, honest and frequent conversations on matters, and those are very valuable. It’s nice to be able to pop in when driving past.’

‘I feel like Alexandra Collett  is advising me like she truly cares. Not just a client, I feel like someone who really matters. Sometimes in litigation, due to costs and other factors it can feel uncomfortable, but when communicated to (sometimes by Whatsapp at my request) you can feel settled.’

‘Emyr Kerfoot is a very able commercial litigator with a wide client base. Other members of the team include Alex Collett who has a first-rate understanding of commercial litigation. Both are result-orientated and their clients benefit greatly from this.’

‘Whilst the team is not a traditional firm structure they act as though they are. They are happy to assist whether the case is large or small and treat all work with a high level of professionalism and they work as a cohesive team.’

‘Emyr Kerfoot is the standout person in the team who is very personable, professional and an expert in his field.’

‘They actually work together as a team and are extremely knowledgeable and as a result you have every confidence in the advice given. ‘

‘Emyr Kerfoot is extremely diligent, courteous and very knowledgeable in the sector with access to the right counsel for court work. Alex Collett is very on the ball and it is clear at meetings that she is fully prepared and efficient.’

Key clients

Landlords of Barkway Golf Club

Bernadette Jones – Finance Director of a Pave-Aways Limited

Sport Tier 4

Dominic McGinn is the key name for sports matters at Excello Law. He represents footballers, clubs, agents and sports-related businesses. His track record includes appearances before FIFA, as well as acting on behalf of fitness instructor Sarah Watson in a high-profile case which saw an injunction lifted, allowing newspapers to report on allegations concerning Manchester United footballer Marcos Rojo. In a more recent highlight, he represented a broker in a claim against a Premier League club for £6m worth of fees pertaining to the club’s sale.

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Key clients

World Sports Advisers S.L.

SM Sports Group

El Gouna Football Club

Merrill Sports

Pencilhill Limited

Laco Investment Limited

Founded in 2009, Excello Law is a fast-growing, national law firm providing a more dynamic, forward-thinking and independent environment in which to practise for experienced, senior commercial lawyers.

We have a team of 100+ partner-level lawyers, with an average post-qualification experience of 19 years, supported by a central business services team of 25.  They work across all aspects of commercial, family and private client law from national corporates, SMEs, owner-managed businesses and entrepreneurial start-ups across a wide range of industry sectors.

The firm has six UK offices – London (Chancery Lane and Bishopsgate), Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool and Chester – and strategic alliances with new-model firms in the US and Australia.

We were one of the first law firms in the UK to pioneer true agile working. The model reduces overhead costs and uses leading-edge technology to give freedom to lawyers and provide better value legal services to clients.

Benefits to clients:

  • A senior legal team ready to advise and support clients with their commercial legal needs
  • Relieved from the constraints and pressures of law firm politics and central targets, each lawyer is 100% focused on the needs of their own clients and personally owns and develops that relationship
  • Commitment to providing commercial value
  • The ability to engineer corporate business solutions from a totally client centric perspective – ‘you tell us what you want, we provide exactly that’
  • A totally transparent financial model that allows clients to manage legal spend from a cash flow perspective without surprise

Supporting our lawyers is Excello 360 – the firm’s in-house business services support team – which manages all aspects of administrative, compliance, marketing and technological support.


Department Name Email Telephone
Director Joanne Losty 0845 257 9449