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Commercial & Corporate


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Commercial & Corporate

Our commercial & corporate team advise a wide variety of clients in the SME space on all legal aspects of the businesses they are involved in. This includes advising on new ventures and seed funding, through growth and development of the business, in contractual relationships, the introduction of external investment, changes in the business strategy and in the continued expansion of the business by way of acquisition or ultimate merger or sale of the business.

The commercial & corporate team look to provide their clients with a straight forward and highly professional service and work in tandem with the commercial property, dispute resolution and employment teams to deliver on the client’s objectives.

To obtain a flavour of the work we have undertaken for our clients in the last eighteen months please visit our 2016/17 Transaction Portfolio.

To find out more about our Commercial & Corporate services, please do visit the menu to the right or click here to look at our leaflet.

Alternatively please do contact us direct as set out below.

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Dealing with employee theft

According to a poll commissioned by office-furniture supplier Kit Out My Office, more than two-thirds of UK office workers have admitted to stealing from their employers and…

Jane Crosby, Associate, Dispute Resolution Solicitor ,

Jane Crosby

On the one hand…on the other hand…

Lawyers, other than those at Hart Brown of course, are not infrequently criticised for sitting on the fence in terms of giving legal advice. Bearing in…

Paul Grimwood, Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution Solicitor Commercial & Corporate,

Paul Grimwood

What does intestate mean for you?

October 2014 saw the biggest changes in probate law’s history come into effect. While the overhaul meant no real difference to those with minimal assets, for the…

Emily Wiggins, Partner, Trusts & Estates Solicitor ,

Emily Wiggins

Voluntary workers: Their rights and your responsibilities as an employer

A volunteer is anyone who carries out unpaid work for a charity, fundraising body or voluntary organisation. If you hire volunteers to work for your organisation, there…

Jane Crosby, Associate, Dispute Resolution Solicitor ,

Jane Crosby

Inheritance tax planning: a little each year…

A major UK newspaper reported on the recent results of a survey that was carried out to establish the public’s understanding of Inheritance Tax (‘’IHT’’) a tax…

Jordan Page, Solicitor, Trusts & Estates Solicitor Commercial & Corporate,

Jordan Page

Don’t get trapped – mind the gap

In the fast moving world of commercial property, and in particular business leases, deals are struck quickly, money changes hands, a new occupier moves into their…

John Guthrie, Senior Solicitor, Commercial Property Solicitor ,

John Guthrie

Dealing with employee theft

According to a poll commissioned by office-furniture supplier Kit Out My Office, more than two-thirds of UK office workers have admitted to stealing from their employers and…

Jane Crosby, Associate, Dispute Resolution Solicitor ,

Jane Crosby

On the one hand…on the other hand…

Lawyers, other than those at Hart Brown of course, are not infrequently criticised for sitting on the fence in terms of giving legal advice. Bearing in…

Paul Grimwood, Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution Solicitor Commercial & Corporate,

Paul Grimwood

What does intestate mean for you?

October 2014 saw the biggest changes in probate law’s history come into effect. While the overhaul meant no real difference to those with minimal assets, for the…

Emily Wiggins, Partner, Trusts & Estates Solicitor ,

Emily Wiggins

Voluntary workers: Their rights and your responsibilities as an employer

A volunteer is anyone who carries out unpaid work for a charity, fundraising body or voluntary organisation. If you hire volunteers to work for your organisation, there…

Jane Crosby, Associate, Dispute Resolution Solicitor ,

Jane Crosby

Inheritance tax planning: a little each year…

A major UK newspaper reported on the recent results of a survey that was carried out to establish the public’s understanding of Inheritance Tax (‘’IHT’’) a tax…

Jordan Page, Solicitor, Trusts & Estates Solicitor Commercial & Corporate,

Jordan Page

Don’t get trapped – mind the gap

In the fast moving world of commercial property, and in particular business leases, deals are struck quickly, money changes hands, a new occupier moves into their…

John Guthrie, Senior Solicitor, Commercial Property Solicitor ,

John Guthrie