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Birchfields Forensic Accountants: Commercial Litigation and Disputes
We can help resolve the financial aspects of your commercial litigation matters and disputes. We are experienced in quantifying losses due to breaches of contract and can work with you to present your case in the best way possible to enhance your prospects of a successful result. We regularly deal with contract disputes and breaches of partnership agreements and will quantify the losses incurred and advise on any potential loss in business value. We will explain clearly the potential pitfalls and guide you through the financial aspects of the matter.
Case Study - Commercial Litigation – Dispute on Sale of Partnership
In this complex case, Graham Garbett was able to assist the Court, utilising his accounting skills and his experience in business valuations.
Claimant X and Defendant Y were joint partners in a profitable, but underperforming, restaurant. X, who oversaw the day-to-day operations of the business, travelled abroad for three months to visit family. During X’s absence, Y,
who controlled the finances of the business, sold the business and its assets to a third party. X was not informed of the sale until his return.
X claimed that:
Graham Garbett was appointed as Joint Independent Expert Witness to report on whether:
Graham was able to quantify the amount Defendant Y owed Claimant X, facilitating a settlement.
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