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

“We appreciate the technical knowledge and skills the Bristows partners have when it comes to the patent.”

Chambers and Partners Europe 2022

“They’re incredibly practical, contextually astute and do an excellent job educating and thinking about complicated legal situations in a way that allows for forward momentum.”

Chambers and Partners Europe 2022

“The market is in unanimous agreement that Bristows should remain in position in the IAM Patent 1000 gold tier in 2022.”

IAM Patent 1000 2022

“Brilliant IP lawyers that understand the intricacies of patent disputes and transactions particularly in the TMT and life sciences sectors.”

MIP IP Stars 2022

“Bristows is a unique top-tier law firm for IP work in the UK.”

MIP IP Stars 2022