Romy Cross

Associate

Dispute Resolution and Commercial Litigation

Advises on a wide range of commercial disputes and banking litigation.

Romy acts for international and household names in a variety of different sectors, ranging from banking and financial services to aviation, charity, wine and food distribution, as well as many private individuals.

Romy has experience in working on a range of commercial disputes, including banking disputes, general contractual disputes, negligence claims, distributorship agreement disputes, high value debt recovery claims, professional negligence claims, defamation-related disputes and applications in relation to failures or errors in registrations at Companies House.

Work highlights

BREACH OF DUTY

Acting for a banking client in a dispute relating to an alleged breach of the Quincecare duty with a claim value of around £1.5m.


BREACH OF AGREEMENT

Acting for a winery in relation to breaches of a supplier agreement.


MISTAKEN PAYMENT

Acting for a banking client in a mistaken payment dispute with a claim value of around £2.25m.


DEBT RECOVERY

Acting for an aviation company in relation to a portfolio of debt recovery claims.


INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE

Acting for a company incorporated in Germany against a company incorporated in Netherlands in relation to a dispute regarding a distributorship agreement where the English courts had jurisdiction.


BREACH OF CONTRACT

Advising a leading high street bank in relation to a portfolio of breach of contract and negligence claims.


Recent articles

Insights

Directors’ liability in intellectual property disputes

Directors of companies can be held personally liable for the infringing activities of the companies they operate

17/05/2024

Insights

Ganz v Petronz FZE & Goren – key decisions of the arbitration claim

DMH Stallard LLP act for the claimant in the recent arbitration case of Mordchai Ganz v (1) Petronz FZE (2) Abraham Goren [2024] EWHC 635

08/04/2024

Media spotlight

DMH Stallard noted as one of the best firms for championing women

legalbusiness.co.uk writes about the number of female professionals ranked in leading legal directory Legal500, with DMH Stallard holding 14 rankings across 20+ departments in the latest edition.

11/03/2024

Insights

Problems with selling your business and minority shareholders

Drag Along rights… No, not a date with Ru Paul, but a crucial and little-known clause outside legal circles.

05/03/2024