Your business, be it a small family concern, a start-up or a large PLC, an institution or another listed company, has many intricate layers, and depending on your business sector, will be subject to strict regulatory control through complex statutes, regulations and codes of practice.
Having worked with business clients from many industry sectors, including banking, property, financial services, hotel, food production, retail, product design and service industries, we are fully aware of the challenges you face in ensuring that your business runs profitably whilst dealing with the numerous compliance issues that arise daily, and protecting your assets. We are able to advise and assist you to comply, overcome infringements, protect your assets and grow your business.
We provide a range of services to assist you in all aspect of your business venture, whether it be the drafting of commercial agreements, or advising on your mergers and acquisitions.
With our international connections we are also able to assist on all aspects of cross boarder corporate and commercial matters, including the setting up of off-shore companies.
Banking and Finance
We have experience in acting for financial service providers and institutions in the UK and abroad, as well as acting for businesses and individuals seeking to borrow to fund a project. We are able to advise you on a range of transactions and documentation including real estate finance, acquisitions, mergers, re-financing and restructuring. We are familiar with the ISDA and LMA documentation and will guide and assist you through the process including the due diligence requirements for your transaction.
Your intellectual property rights in your brand including copyright and trademark, are valuable assets of your business. Protecting and maintaining such assets is an important aspect of the service we provide. Our intellectual property services are provided at competitive costs. Our Dispute Resolution Team also deal with any opposition issues that may arise on registration and litigation that may ensue.
In a global economy in which staff are sourced from inside and outside of the EU immigration issues invariably arise in your business. We are able to deal with your visa applications for qualifying staff and assist and advise you through the process.
We provides employment advice and assistance to employers and employees in relation to contracts of employment, termination of employment, redundancy situations and unfair dismissal claims. We also advise on issues relating to TUPE on business transfers and acquisitions, and provide general employment law advice to your business.