Specialist legal advice, dispute management and representation, for commerce and business.

3PB’s Commercial Group is a long established team of over 40 specialist barristers, including three QCs, who advise directors, managers, traders and other professionals on all the legal aspects of commerce and running a business. Our experience extends across all industry sectors, both in the UK and internationally.

Disputes are expensive, potentially damaging, and divert time and resources from running your business. We are specialists in dispute avoidance. If a dispute does arise, we work towards quick and effective dispute resolution. We provide reliable, and commercial advice. We also draw on our expertise in mediation and other alternatives to litigation.

The group offers a range of specialisms from professional negligence to sales of goods and/or services; from shareholder disputes to business finance and insurance. We work cross-sector, from Utilities to Financial Services. Many of our barristers have the necessary commercial, accountancy and investment backgrounds to provide practical, industry-specific expertise.

The Legal 500 UK Bar directory 2018/19 says: "3PB receives instructions in cases covering shareholder disputes, insolvency, directors’ disqualification matters and contractual disputes."

Chambers & Partners 2019 directory says: "3PB is a distinguished set that acts for both businesses and individuals in a wide variety of commercial disputes. Members regularly provide support in cases concerning business trading and business organisation, as well as offering expertise regarding corporate and personal insolvencies. Its tenants are also adept at handling professional liability and property-related disputes. The set is well regarded by instructing solicitors, who describe it as an "absolute standout in commercial work.""

Head of Group

Marc Brittain

Telephone: 0207 583 8055

Practice Director

David Fielder

Telephone: 0207 583 8055