About

Robyn Watson represents domestic and foreign entities in commercial disputes. She specialises in contractual disputes, financial services disputes, and professional negligence claims.

She provides comprehensive and commercial advice on the interpretation and enforceability of contractual terms and possible claims arising from professional negligence.

Robyn additionally advises on shareholder disputes and directors' duties and responsibilities.

She has extensive hands-on experience in the County Courts and High Court as well as working on several cases in the Court of Appeal.

Robyn works with her clients to find a pragmatic and commercial resolution to their dispute.

Recent work
  • Working on a substantial financial services dispute involving a high street bank.
  • Acting for a foreign entity successfully defending claims of unjust enrichment and breach of contract.
  • Acting in settlement negotiations in relation to a breach of contract claim.
  • Acting for a claimant in professional negligence proceedings against a firm of solicitors.
  • Working on a Court of Appeal case in relation to the availability of interim declarations.
  • Assisting in relation to a series of complex barrister and solicitor disciplinary claims, including applications for judicial review.
Accolades

Professional Memberships

London Solicitor Litigation Association

Professional Negligence Lawyers Association

University of Westminster Mentoring Scheme

Did you know
Before training as a solicitor, Robyn spent a year working as an English teacher in Tianjin, in the Northeast of China.
London Bridge and The Shard at dusk.

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