We are delighted to share news that we have strengthened our Commercial Litigation offering with the appointment of Simon Brew as a Partner in our Dispute Resolution team.
[[image:1526 width:150,height:0,class:ft_left]]As part of our long term strategy to enhance and broaden the expertise that we can offer our clients, we are pleased to announce we have recently been joined by Simon Brew as a Partner.
Simon joins the firm from Fladgate in London, where he was a Partner for 18 years, and he will be based in our Guildford office.
A commercial litigator with 20 years’ experience of resolving business and commercial disputes, Simon specialises in dealing with High Court litigation, arbitration and ADR, in particular:
- Commercial contractual disputes
- Finance disputes and the enforcement of security
- Shareholder disputes
- Directors duties and liability
- Professional negligence and liability
- Matters involving allegations of fraud and asset recovery
Simon has been recognised in the field of professional negligence for many years in the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners directories. He has acted for both claimants and defendants, including for one of the Big 4 firms of accountants. Simon has also acted for clients who have been subject to regulatory investigations and has represented clients at interviews under caution before various regulatory bodies, including the FCA and the HSE.
His clients span sectors, including:
- Banking and Finance
- Financial services
- Professional firms
- Retail and trading businesses
Many disputes in which Simon has advised have involved an international element.
Guy Perkins, Head of Dispute Resolution, said: “We are delighted to welcome Simon to the team. His high profile and extensive expertise in complex commercial disputes, and professional negligence claims, represents a significant addition to, and expansion in, the team’s ability to advise and represent our existing clients and to attract new corporate / commercial clients who are looking for a cost-effective alternative to the large London firms.”
At TWM Solicitors, our Commercial Dispute Resolution team has established a reputation as the go-to firm for dealing with commercial disputes in a pragmatic and cost-effective manner. Our work has been recognised in both the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners directories.
As one of the South East’s leading full-service firms, TWM Solicitors is able to provide our clients with a ‘one-stop shop’ which means that our team bring together lawyers with expertise of the highest calibre in corporate and commercial law, employment law, intellectual property, corporate finance, property law and tax to ensure that our clients have access to the professional advice and personal approach they need.
We recognise and understand that each client’s requirements are different and we will proceed and advise accordingly. Please contact Simon Brew or a member of our Dispute Resolution team, if we might be able to be of assistance.