Commercial Disputes

Henderson Chambers’ team of commercial silks and juniors are accomplished litigators with a reputation for their strategic approach, expertise and excellence in advocacy.

Our expertise

Commercial clients come to Henderson Chambers for:

  • Heavyweight disputes in the Commercial Court, TCC, Mercantile Courts and in commercial arbitrations
  • Civil fraud claims, including complex commercial conspiracies
  • Shareholder, partnership and joint venture disputes
  • Disputes arising from corporate acquisitions and reorganisations
  • Injunctions including worldwide freezing orders and orders for the disclosure of documents or seizure if assets
  • Complex insurance coverage claims and claims concerning the interpretation of standard form insurance contract wording

Our members routinely act in large scale international disputes. Details are given on our International Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration and International Mass Claims pages.

Notable recent cases

We currently act in two of The Lawyer Top 20 Cases of 2016.  A shortlist of recent cases includes:

  • Micula v Republic of Romania (Commercial Court, 2015)
  • Chevron Corporation v. Amazonia Recovery Limited and others (Supreme Court of Gibraltar, 2015)
  • The OCENSA Oil Pipeline Litigation
  • Jackson v Thompsons Solicitors &Ors [2015] EWHC 218 (now in CA)
  • Stirling Mortimer Global Property Fund PCC Ltd v. ELS & others (Commercial Court, 2013 to present)
  • The CF Arch Cru Group Litigation
  • Kupeli & others v Atlasjet (QB, 2016)
  • Standard Life Assurance Ltd, Standard Life Investments Ltd, Standard Life Investment Funds Ltd v Cirrus Retail Ltd and ors (Chancery, 2015)
  • Beverage Brands (UK) Ltd v Brothers Drinks Ltd and Allied Glass (Commercial Court, 2015)
  • Range of Confidential commercial arbitrations (ICC)



How to instruct us

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