Corporate law

Corporate lawyers in London. Company law is a core specialist area.

Company law solicitors

Our ability is to close deals on the best terms and timetable achievable.  Company law and corporate expertise is taken as read. But, we also offer additional specialist skills in tax, technology and employment law.

We are geared up to be able to handle large or small corporate transactions, with a flexible team which can handle smaller transactions as well as the larger transactions.

Company law services

With a focus on private companies and their shareholders we manage:

  • Corporate transactions – deal values start at £150,000.00.
  • Structuring of MBOs – working with either the management team or the shareholders leaving the business.
  • Company law advice.
  • Business sales and purchases – specialist experience in the buying and selling of business, companies and assets all types.

Company law advice

The vast majority of our work is for private companies so we are dealing with all aspects of company and commercial law every day. Transactional and project work is very varied and just a few examples of the specialist work we do include :

  • Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) legal advice – whether for joint ventures, tax or other legal or strategic reasons.
  • Corporate restructuring or splitting of business – implementation of demergers, spin offs and reconstructions of businesses.
  • Private Equity Investment and venture capital agreements  –  experienced and specialist legal advice for private investors or businesses seeking venture capital.
  • Taxation – corporate or share transactions including the provision of shares and options including EMI options to employees.
  • Company law – we advise on all aspects of company law and company structures, including shareholder agreements and articles of association.
  • Shareholder rights
  • Directors duties and issues between shareholders and directors.
  • Start up legal advice – company law advice especially for  high growth businesses creating valuable IP which needs to be protected.
  • Buying or selling of businesses –  whether share sale or asset sale.
  • Share schemes and employee rewards and incentives.

Corporate law specialists

Our lawyers work to your time-frame and have the resources to respond quickly. The service is flexible and can be scaled up or down depending upon requirements.

Your matter will be run by a partner who will be your contact throughout. We do have junior lawyers but they do the prep in the background to fulfil the function of reducing your overall costs.

For advice on any aspect of company law, a transaction, a contract, an investment or corporate issue, please do give us a call or email.

Catherine Gannon

Catherine is an extremely experienced solicitor and deals with all types of corporate and commercial matters and advice and also tax law. She is well known for turning complex problems into solutions, priding herself on always finding a way. In her spare time she runs Gannons!

Let us take it from here

Call us on 020 7438 1060 or complete the form and one of our team will be in touch.