Creating contracts, not confusion
Tuesday 22nd, June 2021
11:00 - 12:00

Creating contracts, not confusion

Creating contracts, not confusion

Our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team routinely see contracts when there is a potential dispute looming. It often becomes clear that clients have entered into contracts without fully understanding the terms and potential risks. In this webinar, Pauline Lépissier and Matthew Garbutt will explore key terms in commercial contracts, common pitfalls and how the Courts have resolved contractual issues. It will offer practical advice to minimise your risk exposure when entering contracts, and how best to mitigate your risk if things go wrong.

Topics Covered:

  • Key clauses in commercial contracts
  • Common issues in drafting
  • Tools for contractual disputes
  • Case studies

About the Speakers:

Pauline Lépissier, Solicitor, Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Pauline advises on a wide range of disputes, including contractual issues, PFI disputes (primarily facilities management contracts regarding issues such as performance deductions, unavailability, disputes between subcontractors), regulatory investigations, IT disputes, fraud, insurance disputes, debt recovery, partnership disputes, and professional negligence.

Matthew Garbutt, Solicitor, Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Matthew advises on a broad range of commercial disputes for a range of clients including private companies, regulatory bodies, local authorities, high net-worth individuals, charitable trusts and Registered Providers.

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