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Ben Summerfield

Ben Summerfield



  • College of Law, 2000, LPC
  • College of Law, 1999, Postgraduate Diploma in Law
  • University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 1998, BSc, Hons, Management Sciences

Ben is a partner in the Commercial Disputes Group. He is an experienced commercial disputes lawyer, representing clients in complex, high value and business critical matters, frequently with an international element. Ben has experience in a broad range of contentious, across a wide sector base and has handled many disputes concerning the contentious terminations of contractual relationships, as well as claims in deceit.

Ben regularly represents clients in the High Court, in the Court of Appeal as well as in ad hoc commercial arbitrations and those subject to institutional rules.

The Lawyer’s “Young Faces” feature – April 2010 – identified Ben as one of 30 of the most talented and promising practitioners in the legal market. Ben is routinely recommended for civil fraud and commercial litigation by independent legal directories and has been described in Legal 500 2013 as "very switched-on".

Employment History

  • 2012 - Reed Smith
  • 2001 - Olswang LLP