Litigation & dispute resolution

We’re trusted to manage risk, set strategy and take the lead on some of the world’s most complex, critical and novel cases.

Right now there are big rewards to play for in technology, life sciences, brand building and other dynamic fields — but only if you can deal with the risks and obstructions found in such litigious environments.

The qualities that set Bristows apart also make us your ideal litigation and dispute resolution partner. We recruit inquisitive minds with direct experience of our clients’ work. With no billing targets, we’re free to pick the right combination of experts for each challenge. And we have the spirit to stand up for your interests no matter how challenging things get.

Why choose Bristows?

  • We are inclusive
  • We share responsibilities, and support one another
  • We are inquisitive, bright and meticulous
  • We deliver quality thinking and solutions
  • We trust each other and make things happen

Our litigation & dispute resolution expertise

We’re experts in patent litigation, brands, design & copyright; commercial & technology disputes, competition litigation, data breaches & cyber security, and IT, media and SEP/FRAND disputes.

Our key litigation & dispute resolution experts

What others say

“Bristows has in the past engaged more strongly than other London law firms with the launch of the UPC.”

Juve UK 2023

“Bristows remains a force to be reckoned with in Europe.”

Juve UK 2023

“Bristows has always been a first choice for life sciences clients.”

Juve UK 2023

“Market-leading firm Bristows remains excellently placed to retain a variety of big-name clients while being a leading name among its European competitors.”

Juve UK 2023

“They’re very commercial and good at dealing with clients.”

Chambers and Partners 2023