Commercial Litigation

Insolvency and unwinding fraudulent transactions

4 New Square’s Paul Mitchell KC and Saaman Pourghadiri are giving a…

Discover more

Mirror Mirror: Is the law now clear on reflective loss?

The principle of reflective loss has reared its head in multiple cases since 2020. Although the Supreme Court’s judgment in Sevilleja v Marex Financial Ltd [2020]…

PDMRs in Securities Fraud Litigation: Various Investors v G4S

On 10 May 2022, Mr Justice Miles handed down the first substantive decision on the meaning of a “person discharging managerial responsibilities” (“PDMR”) under section 90A…

Daniel Saoul KC and Matthieu Gregoire succeed in the Court of Appeal in important case concerning the fortification of cross-undertakings in damages given in the context of freezing orders

The Court of Appeal has handed down Judgment in a significant case for parties applying for, or who are subject to, freezing orders. The decision in…

Legal 500 EMEA 2022 – UK Bar Rankings

We are delighted to be recognised for Construction and Commercial work in the Middle East by the Legal 500 EMEA Guide 2022. Congratulations to Roger Stewart…

Siân Mirchandani QC speaking on the panel at The City Law Review

4 New Square’s Siân Mirchandani QC will be joining the panel at The City Law Review’s in-person event on Tuesday 15 March 2022. The panel will…

Nine of 4 New Square’s members feature across four of the Lawyers Top Cases to watch in 2022

The Lawyer has published their list of the Top 20 Cases of 2022. This list highlights some of the most anticipated disputes happening this year. Nine…

Paul Mitchell KC obtains justice for Private Eye’s Lowick One after 20 year campaign using tort not successfully sued upon since 1861

Paul Mitchell KC, instructed by Laytons, has completed another successful claim for a client seeking damages after being the victim of abusively pursued legal proceedings.  Dr…

Daniel Saoul KC acts for successful claimants in $300m cross-border tracing and enforcement battle

On 21 December 2021, Mr Justice Henshaw, sitting in the Commercial Court, handed down a significant judgment representing the latest chapter in the Kazakhstan Kagazy litigation,…

Ben Elkington KC persuades the Court of Appeal to over-turn the dismissal of a £6.5m property damage claim

4 New Square’s Ben Elkington KC persuades the Court of Appeal to over-turn the dismissal of a £6.5m property damage claim.  Ben was instructed on an…

Daniel Saoul KC acts for successful parties in major fraud and asset recovery litigation

On 18 May 2021, Mr Justice Foxton handed down Judgment in The Serious Fraud Office v Litigation Capital Ltd & 46 Others, following a seven week fully remote…



Popular resources

Stay of proceedings before serving a claim form

What should claimants do when limitation is about to expire? Noting…

Discover more

Four Fundamentals of Limitation Periods in Contract and Tort Claims

By Carl Troman, Barrister and Mediator at 4 New Square Four key points…

Discover more

Why are there so many cases against lawyers for contempt of court?

There has been a spate of cases in the past couple of…

Discover more

If you would like to know more or have a question please talk to our clerks

Portfolio Builder

Select the expertise that you would like to download or add to the portfolio

Download    Add to portfolio   
Title Type CV Email

Remove All


Click here to share this shortlist.
(It will expire after 30 days.)