Suraiya Haq

Litigation & Dispute Resolution


Suraiya joined My Business Counsel as a Litigation & Dispute Resolution Lawyer in 2016. Based in Solihull (West Midlands) and London, Suraiya trained with Edge and Ellison and on qualification worked with Hammond Suddards (both firms have since merged into Squire Patton Boggs). As a result, Suraiya gained the highest quality of training and work experience with the best lawyers worldwide. Suraiya went on to work with Harrison Clark (Rickerbys) and in her most recent role worked as Head of Litigation.


SECTORS: Litigation and Dispute Resolution


With extensive experience of commercial and civil litigation in the County Court and High Court, Suraiya advises businesses and individuals in all aspects of disputes including:


  • Banking litigation – Interest rate hedging products/SWAP redress challenges and consequential loss claims
  • RBS GRG claims
  • Business purchase and sale disputes
  • Warranty claims
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Breach of director’s fiduciary obligation and minority shareholder rights claims
  • Commercial contract disputes
  • Professional negligence (solicitors, accountants and architects)
  • Partnership and joint venture disputes
  • Insurance contract disputes
  • Enforcement of both property and employment related restrictive covenants
  • Commercial landlord and tenant disputes
  • Compromise and
  • Franchise agreements.


Suraiya has a no nonsense commercial and pragmatic approach and will provide a realistic assessment of your case with transparency on costs. Litigation is always a last resort as Suraiya has an excellent track record of resolving cases by relentless negotiation and/or skillful mediation techniques. If litigation is inevitable, Suraiya will engage with only the best counsel and experts to form a winning team and you will be assured that your case is being presented as compellingly as possible.


Suraiya offers an initial free telephone consultation.


SECTORS: Litigation and Dispute Resolution


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