Change Management and Disputes

We offer a flexible, practical and discreet approach. Much of dispute know-how is not in text books. We combine a strong track record for settlement and depth of insight to address and solve all the possible lines of negotiation or argument of disaffected partners, teams, investors or committees.

We specialise in LLP disputes, including issues in connection with:

  • expulsion, retirement, exclusion and dismissal
  • profit sharing
  • leadership and ownership challenges
  • personal and partnership liabilities
  • goodwill, good faith, fiduciary duties, implied terms, fundamental breaches
  • unfair prejudice, management team or corporate member liability
  • discrimination and employment rights
  • enforcement of restrictive covenants
  • guarding against partner/team defections as well as finding paths through partner/team moves for acquisitive firms

Experience

  • Advice on spin out agreement for sovereign wealth fund manager setting up new hedge fund
  • Eight figure high court LLP ownership and profit share claim for partner in start-up boutique bank
  • Advice on structuring and partnership issues over leading high value event optimisation and custodial fund JV with custodial banks
  • Eight figure claim for family wealth vehicle against private investment office, founders and partners