Charles Russell Speechlys


Band 3South WestUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Cheltenham-based team with both UK and cross-border expertise. Covers many different aspects of commercial litigation, including disputes over shares, financial services products and breaches of agreement. Also advises on disputes pertaining to commercial agents. Clients include foreign companies, high street names and high net worth individuals.


"They identified the key issues very rapidly," reports a source.

Notable practitioners

Manoj Vaghela is a key contact.

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A litigation practice offering a depth and breadth of expertise across an unrivalled range of sectors and specialisms. We are committed to working with our clients to resolve disputes as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Our Cheltenham team is headed by Partner Manoj Vaghela. Manoj is recognised as a Leading Individual in Chambers and Partners. Claudine Morgan Legal Director, is recognised as a Next Generation Partner. We represent multinational corporations, major UK companies, owner managed businesses and high net worth individuals.

Our practice is broad ranging, including; complex and high value disputes, including insurance, product liability and recall, financial services, shareholder litigation, contractual disputes, breach of warranty, professional negligence, breach of fiduciary duties, shareholder disputes, civil fraud, sale of goods & supply of services and misrepresentation.

Our clients tell us that we; ‘know and understand their business’ and that we are ‘creative and think outside the box to come up with solutions and bring value to the client.’

‘They stand out for their excellent ability to work effectively as a team and communicate very clearly. This ensures a coherent approach and engenders a genuine feeling of collaboration between all involved'

‘Clients and peers have noted Claudine’s commercial acumen, and her ability to effectively manage complex and technically demanding cases’
'Ben Moore is a very good lawyer and perceptive when formulating strategy'

Litigation Department

Charles Russell Speechlys

Department location

Compass House

Lypiatt Road




GL50 2QJ

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