Business & Commercial Law
Edward acts in a range of general contractual matters. He is familiar with contracts regarding the sale of goods, supply of services, consumer credit and debt recovery.
He regularly conducts claims involving issues such as agency, construction of contracts, misrepresentation and duress. He is comfortable dealing with matters of conflict of laws and arbitration or mediation clauses.
Edward has an extensive understanding of credit hire and subrogated claims on behalf of insurers, with an in depth knowledge of the relevant statutes and case law.
Edward also has experience of partnerships, limited liability partnerships and acts for petitioners and debtors in commercial and personal insolvency actions.
Edward currently acts or has recently acted in:
- A complex case in the TCC involving the “upseating” of coaches.
- A case involving in depth analysis of the British Standards relevant to the manufacture of Insulated Glazing Units.
- A successful ex parte injunction and the subsequent substantive proceedings for breach of a non-disclosure agreement and misappropriation of confidential business information.
- A successful ex parte injunction and return hearing to restrain the presentation of a winding up petition for a haulage company.