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Shareholder Disputes, Robin Somerville - Commercial Mediator

I specialise in disputes involving shareholder disputes such as “unfair prejudice” claims, “derivative actions” or petitions for winding up on a just and equitable basis.

I am a specialist business, company and commercial lawyer and barrister with real life commercial experience prior to qualifying.

Tell me about your dispute and I’ll show you how I can help resolve it. Contact me by clicking here or calling 020 8242 4106

Beyond just being a commercial and company mediator, I have extensive experience of coal face commercial experience after setting up, growing and successfully selling three of my own businesses and from being involved in my third generation family business when entered administration in 2009. Some of these involved third parties taking minority holdings in the companies.

As a barrister, I have represented a number of minority, majority or equal shareholders in various forms and sizes of disputes.

Extensive Business and Commercial Mediation Experience

I have accrued extensive contentious and non-contentious commercial experience including resolution and negotiation of shareholder, board, contract and commercial disputes and balancing competing interests.

  • Commercial and economic torts
  • Consumer law including product liability
  • Contract claims
  • Debt and disputed debt claims
  • Directors’ duties
  • Family business
  • Injunctions and other interim relief
  • Insolvency
  • Intellectual property and copyright
  • General business regulatory
  • Professional negligence
  • Restitution/unjust enrichment
  • Sale and supply of goods and services
  • Shareholder and company disputes
  • Small, Fast Track and Multi Track claims

I can be appointed as a mediator by businesses, shareholders, directors and individuals.