Commercial Litigation & Arbitration

“South Square enjoys an outstanding reputation for insolvency work, but has firmly secured itself a significant position in the market for handling broader commercial chancery disputes.” Chambers & Partners   

We are renowned for our work in commercial litigation, both where that litigation stems from insolvency and in a wider commercial context.

High profile commercial trials in which members of Chambers have recently appeared include Constantin Medien v Ecclestone (Formula 1, bribery), Smithton v Naggar (directors’ duties), Azevedo v Imcopa International (legality of noteholder consent fees), Assenagon v Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (legality of noteholder consent fees), McKillen v Barclay (unfair prejudice, conspiracy), Standard Chartered Bank v Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (derivatives) and Raiffeisen Zentralbank v Royal Bank of Scotland (misrepresentation).

Members also act in arbitrations across the world under ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, ICSID and other rules.

The following members of South Square specialise in Commercial Litigation & Arbitration:

To find out more about our members and their availability, contact our Practice Managers at or on +44 (0)20 7696 9900.