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Commercial Litigation & Dispute Solicitors

Prevention is better than cure, but unfortunately most businesses will at some point need to consider what to do when things go wrong – whether it’s a routine contractual matter or a major issue that may threaten a company’s future.

Our lawyers will represent you robustly if an issue demands litigation but it may be that mediation and alternative dispute resolution is the best option for you.

For any business, disputes are a distraction, so we know it is important to resolve matters speedily and thoroughly. Our experienced specialists will provide clear, pragmatic advice allowing you to decide the best way forward.

We also have an innovative approach to costs.  We understand that our business clients want clarity on fees, even in the typically complex field of commercial disputes.  So, we have created a fixed fee package that will give you access to the expertise you need to evaluate your dispute before deciding on your next steps.

A top tier firm recommended in legal industry guide ‘The Legal 500’, our litigation team is noted for ‘true strength in depth, and a first rate service at very competitive cost.’

You can be safe in the knowledge that with Napthens, you have the right team on your side.

Contact a member of our commercial litigation team today for advice including:


We found Napthens' commercial litigation department to be extremely helpful, competent and professional in the way they dealt with our dispute...supportive, giving valuable advice. Philippa Perks, Nursery Provider, University of Cumbria Pre-School Centre
  • Andrew Holden ACIArb
    Litigation - Senior Assocaite solicitor - Andrew Holden
  • Ben Mayson
    Ben Mayson Trainee Solicitor At Napthens
  • Charlotte Barron
    charlotte barron - senior associate in litigation at Napthens LLP
  • Chris Crawley
    Chris Crawley - Commercial Property Solicitor
  • David Bailey
    Commercial Property Litigation
    Napthens Solicitors Employee David Bailey
  • Emma Andersen
    Emma Andersen - Trainee Solicitor at Napthens Solicitors
  • Georgina Vokes
    Napthens Solicitors Employee Georgina Vokes
  • Hannah Gleave
    Commercial Property
    Hannah Gleave Trainee Solicitor
  • James Freeman
    James Freeman Litigation Solicitor at Napthens Solicitors
  • James Stephenson
    James Stephenson
  • John Whittingslow
    Commercial Litigation
    Napthens Solicitors Employee John Whittingslow
  • Katherine Sibley
    Napthens Solicitors Employee Katherine Sibley
  • Nicola Turner
    Napthen Solicitors Employee Nicola Turner
  • Rebecca Horne
    Rebecca Horne - Litigation Solicitor at Napthens
  • Stewart Croft
    Stewart Croft - Litigation at Napthens Solicitors
  • Victoria Taylor
    Napthens Solicitors Employee Victoria Taylor
Meet the team...