Legal disputes

Legal disputes

We specialise in protecting reputations during legal disputes

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

Warren Buffet’s famous observation is particularly true for organisations and individuals involved in a legal battle.

Parties in a dispute can face intense public scrutiny which, if left unmanaged, can lead to inaccurate reporting, negatively impact the brand and cause emotional suffering.

Our team of communications professionals provide informed strategic advice and smart execution to help clients in a legal dispute receive a fair hearing in court and in the press.

We understand the complexities and legal imperatives around our clients’ issues.

We integrate with legal teams to develop and communicate the right messages.

We talk not only to media but also to other critical opinion formers to make sure the wider public debate surrounding the case and the client is fair and accurate.

Portland offers clients reliable support throughout the litigation process.

We are diligent, discreet and effective.