Blue has a broad practice acting for individuals, companies and institutions on a wide range of contentious matters. Her practice includes disputes arising out of breaches of duty, civil fraud, commercial contract disputes and enforcement actions, often with an international element involving questions of jurisdiction. Recent experience includes claims involving the professional negligence of solicitors, and the misuse of confidential information involving financial institutions and investment funds.
Blue regularly advises in relation to property litigation disputes and has particular experience of advising landlords and tenants on possession, forfeiture, easements, and nuisance claims.
Blue's experience also includes advising on will and probate disputes and contentious trusts matters, to include claims for proprietary estoppel, validity, capacity and construction issues as well as claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.
Blue advises both claimants and defendants on all stages of the litigation process from the pre-action stages of litigation up to and including trial. Blue also has experience of alternative forms of dispute resolution including international arbitration and mediation.
"The associates are all good, but I’ve been particularly impressed with Blue Eliott. Her drafting is excellent and she is great with clients." (Legal 500 201)