Stewarts is a law firm like no other. Specialising in high-value and complex disputes, our track record of success for our clients has helped us become the UK’s leading litigation-only law firm.
Stewarts Private is a dedicated dispute management service that helps our private clients navigate challenging, high-stakes situations and resolve disputes discreetly and effectively.
Whether you are faced with a personal, professional or business-related issue, Stewarts Private provides unparalleled expertise, demonstrated tactical prowess and an unwavering focus on achieving the best possible resolution for our clients.
Each of the specialist practices within Stewarts Private enjoys an international reputation for quality, wealth of experience and a client-centric approach to resolving disputes in a results-driven and innovative manner.
The strength in depth of our combined disputes offering provides us with a unique vantage point on interconnecting issues, giving our clients a cutting-edge strategic advantage in navigating complex problems in any facet of their personal and professional lives.
All of our partners have extensive experience in co-ordinating proceedings in multiple jurisdictions. We are able to introduce clients to our international network or work with their established or preferred advisors in a particular jurisdiction.
Our advice is tailored and holistic, going beyond legal analysis to address the wider practical, strategic and reputational issues to ensure our clients are well-placed to avoid further disputes and disruption to their lives.
Our dispute management services
– Divorce and separation
– Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
– Trust and probate disputes
– UK inheritance claims
– Reputation Management
– Media and privacy disputes
– Internal investigations
– Investment loss
– Insurance disputes
"Stewarts are an absolute class act. What they’ve achieved is amazing. They must have incredibly high standards."
"They have real strength in depth and are taking over the mantle as the number one firm in London."
"Communicative, very fast-acting, contactable and very client-focused"
"They’ve got an entrepreneurial commercialism which makes them very user-friendly."
"They are extra good with their clients and extremely collaborative."
Meet the Stewarts Private team
We structure bespoke partner-led teams for each client, comprising lawyers from our specialist areas depending on the nature of the dispute.
Our lawyers are the pre-eminent practitioners within the private client dispute space.
Statement of the family of F1 driver Jules Bianchi
We represented the family of the Formula 1 racing driver, Jules Bianchi, in taking legal action relating to the fatal head injuries he sustained in a collision with a mobile crane at the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka in 2014.
Following mutual discussions at the start of 2017, Jules’ family and various interested parties have now agreed on the lessons to be learned from the accident. You can read the full statement from the family here…
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