Corporate & Commercial

Time is often critical. You may need to seize an opportunity or respond rapidly to a developing situation. This is exactly how we support our clients in business matters. By understanding how your business works we take a proactive approach to solving problems and work closely with you to create customised solutions that deliver successful outcomes.

We establish bespoke relationships with each of our clients, based on trust. We advise on a broad range of corporate matters and transactions. We act for companies and individuals making acquisitions, preparing for sale, raising capital as well as acting for entrepreneurs making strategic investments or seeking initial seed capital finance. Our clients include fast-paced growth businesses, start-ups as well as more established companies and experienced  independent investors. We aso 

Particular areas of expertise include:

Acquisition and Disposal

  • Acting for buyers and sellers of companies and businesses
  • Assisting with corporate reorganisations and reconstructions
  • Representing companies involved in share buy backs

Private Equity

  • Acting for clients and investors where strategic stakes are being taken or capital is being provided

Corporate Finance

  • Acting for clients seeking acquisition finance
  • Assisting companies with secured lending
  • Advising on management buyouts
  • Establishing corporate structures

Shareholder Matters

  • Preparing shareholder and joint venture agreements
  • Advising selling/exiting shareholders on the disposal of their holdings
  • Assisting with resolving boardroom and shareholder disputes and minority shareholder oppression issues

Insolvency Services

  • Advising directors on their responsibilities and liabilities on insolvency
  • Acting for receivers, examiners and liquidators
  • Acting in the sale of businesses in liquidation or subject to other insolvency processes


  • Advising on the set-up and operation of partnerships