Ben advises corporate clients, institutions and individuals on a wide range of contentious matters. His practice includes disputes arising out of commercial contracts and employment relationships, professional negligence, civil fraud and judicial review. He has experience of all stages of the litigation process, from initial pre-action advice up to trial, and of alternative forms of dispute resolution such as mediation.
Ben has particular experience of claims against banks and fund managers for negligent investment advice and of the complex issues surrounding the quantification of damages in those claims. He has also advised on a number of disputes involving breaches of directors' fiduciary duties and restrictive covenants and allegations of misuse of confidential information, including applications for injunctive relief.