Robert Small

Head of Commercial Litigation

Robert Small

T: 023 9231 2051

M: 07946 709 778

Robert has a broad commercial practice and has handled thousands of disputes relating to many commercial activities and industry sectors. He has acted in claims ranging from a few thousand pounds to several million, including cases where the commercial implications of the dispute carry a greater value than the dispute itself.

Applying negotiation, mediation and litigation as appropriate, Robert is well-known for his tenacious yet pragmatic approach to getting the best results for clients, while managing the risks and costs.

Robert has a broad commercial practice and has handled thousands of disputes relating to many commercial activities and industry sectors. He has acted in claims ranging from a few thousand pounds to several million, including cases where the commercial implications of the dispute carry a greater value than the dispute itself.

Applying negotiation, mediation and litigation as appropriate, Robert is well-known for his tenacious yet pragmatic approach to getting the best results for clients, while managing the risks and costs.

Protecting and preserving business interests

  • Enforcing, terminating and recovery under contracts and agreements
  • resolving disputes including contractual obligations and statutory or commonlaw duties duties
  • Protecting brands, Intellectual Property and goodwill
  • Protecting confidential information and trade secrets
  • Protecting online and digital activities
  • Recovery of money, property and assets
  • Urgent relief including court applications, injunctions, freezing orders and search orders
  • Mediation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution

Professional Negligence

Bringing and defending claims against the folllowing, for breach of professional, fiduciary and statutory duties.

  • Architects
  • Solicitors
  • Surveyors
  • Accountants, and
  • Directors

Land and Property

  • Boundary disputes
  • Dilapidations claims
  • Actions against trespassers
  • Forfeiture of leases and recovery of property
  • Recovery by distraint

Insolvency

  • Pursuing and defending claims on behalf of and against Liquidators and Administrators
  • Strategic advice  on merits, legal and tactical issues
  • Asset tracing and recovery
  • Claims against directors

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