Calm, candid & effective advice & action in special situations.
Crisis & Litigation PR. Investor-state disputes. Corporate crime.
Founded by one of the UK's first recognised specialists for litigation PR, we help organisations and individuals whether as claimants or respondents. We've expertise in the lead up to international arbitrations (including ICSID); and investor-state disputes under bilateral investment treaties. We help our clients communicate effectively, in close cooperation with legal counsel, avoiding Contempt traps
We've more than twenty-five years of helping companies and individuals facing corporate criminal situations: from corporate manslaughter charges through to anti-corruption investigations; cartel & pricing inquiries; human rights (child labour breaches) and environmental catastrophe; Sanctions investigations and INTERPOL Red Notice appeals
We have in-depth experience of crisis response and aftermath management: from mass fatality events to pharmaceutical product recall; from child labour allegations to corruption charges; from corporate criminal charges through to minority shareholder disputes. We've handled incidents as far apart as in Russia; Indonesia; Kazakhstan; Brazil; Turkey and Uruguay; as well as in the UK.
We carry out risk assessments; write crisis manuals and help socialise and train in their use. We help management set up crisis triage groups and train key personnel.
We have helped international and family-owned businesses; government agencies and professional bodies develop; codify and implement their ethical guidelines.