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Company & Commercial

Assisting new and established businesses to achieve their aims

Assisting new and established businesses to achieve their aims

Our team work closely with a diverse client base of sole traders, partnerships and companies with both a national and international presence.

Due to the wealth of our in-house commercial experience, we confidently advise businesses at all stages of their growth; from start-ups to well-established enterprises.

We offer specialist advice on a broad range of matters, including:

  • Structuring of new businesses and ventures
  • Corporate governance and compliance
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Commercial contracts
  • Director and Shareholder matters

By delivering such a variety of services, we have developed a particular experience in assisting the security services industry, property investors and developers, technology businesses and start-ups.

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New Businesses

Our Company & Commercial team will provide you with advice on the most appropriate status for your new or evolving business, whether this is as a sole trader, private limited company, partnership or otherwise.

Commercial Contracts

Commercial contracts need to include the flexibility to allow business to take place, whilst being drafted rigidly enough to protect you should the other parties fail to perform their obligations under the agreement.

Intellectual Property

Our team provide timely, practical advice to enable our clients to identify, protect and exploit their intellectual property. We act for a number of clients within quaternary industries who rely heavily on the appropriate protection and management of their intellectual property.

Latest News from our Company & Commercial Lawyers

Celebrating Intellectual Property Day

The event was established by World Intellectual Property Organisation in 2000. This was to raise awareness of how patents, copyright trademarks and designs impact on daily life. What is Intellectual P...

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Lawyers Jargon and Contracts

This article focuses legal terms and lawyers’ jargon used in contracts. Such terms and jargon are commonly used by lawyers and can be both useful ‘legal terms of art’ as well as unnecessary and ...

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Autumn Statement: The Ban on Agent’s Fees

Phillip Hammond delivered his first Autumn Statement as Chancellor of the Exchequer on Wednesday. One of his announcements was of particular interest to our property lawyers - the proposed ban on upfront fees charged by letting agents “as soon as possible”.

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Company Law Update – Changes from 6 April 2016

Given recent changes to UK company law, businesses need to consider their corporate structures, ascertain who has control of their business and create a relevant register as noted below (which should ...

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Wills & Probate Department 

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Employment & HR Department 

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Employment & HR Department 

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