Magnus is a Partner and commercial litigator in the dispute resolution group and is based in London. He has extensive experience in cases ranging from corporate shareholder and directorship disputes, franchise and trade disputes, commercial agency and consultancy disputes, professional liability actions, and general commercial and contractual cases contentious trusts and probate.
Magnus has also successfully represented clients in cases involving product liability, intellectual property enforcement, as well as civil fraud claims.
Magnus has a particular specialism and extensive experience in franchise and business licence matters. He regularly advises franchisors and franchisees on conflict resolution, enforcement of contract terms, trade mark infringement and termination of franchises. He has represented numerous franchisors and franchisees as well as group actions.
Magnus also has an interest in procurement disputes, competition law, and holocaust restitution.
Magnus works closely with clients to find creative strategies, including mediation or emergency injunctions as appropriate and necessary, in order to provide commercially favourable outcomes and minimise litigation risks.
Magnus is personally ranked in Chambers UK Legal Directory 2010, 2011 and 2012 for his franchise work.