Aisha is an experienced commercial litigator and specialises in providing advice on high value commercial disputes. These include contractual disputes, boardroom disputes and contentious insolvency.

Aisha helps clients with company and commercial disputes across a wide range of industries, in both High Court litigation and international arbitration. She also has a strong track record of dealing with sector disputes including energy and sustainability, public procurement and information technology.

  • Commercial contract disputes – across all sectors
  • Shareholder/director disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Restructuring and contentious recovery work
  • Banking disputes
  • Procurement challenges
  • Debt recovery
  • Advising a shareholder in s.994 proceedings resulting in a negotiated settlement
  • Pursuing a professional negligence claim against IFA’s resulting in a six-figure settlement
  • Successfully defending an injunction application arising from a six-figure claim for breach of contract
  • Advising a fund in relation to a large claim against an investment bank
  • Obtaining and enforcing a multi-party search order


  • Aisha is ranked Band 3 by Chambers and Partners.

  • The Litigation Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.

  • The Litigation Team is ranked Band 3 in Chambers & Partners.

Words from our clients

  • “Aisha is described by clients as “perceptive, thoughtful and tenacious.”

  • “Aisha Wardell is detail-oriented and commercial, and has a very reassuring manner.”

  • “Aisha Wardell is a strong litigator who is very commercial.”

  • “She is diligent and commercial with her advice.”