Our team of corporate lawyers advise a wide range of clients from start-up businesses to PLCs on all aspects of corporate law.
Our Corporate Law team advises business on Finance and M&A’s, Joint ventures, Restructuring, Corporate governance and Share capital:
Finance and M&A’s
Our team are highly experienced in:
- Corporate acquisitions and disposals
- Due diligence
Joint ventures can offer a practical solution to business requirements. Usually they involve existing businesses agreeing to join forces to develop a new business. Joint ventures can also help to share the risk of any initial investment.
The Directors of a company have to understand how the law affects their duties to stakeholders, creditors, the company and its shareholders. Our corporate lawyers advise on all aspects of corporate governance including:
- Articles of association
- Stakeholder agreements
- Company constitutions
- Statutory books
- The appointment and removal or directors and company secretaries
- Directors’ duties
- Shareholder rights and structure
- Companies House compliance and returns
Selling shares is the easiest way to change share ownership. Existing company shareholders can buy and sell shares between them or a new party can buy from a current shareholder through a share sale agreement.
Often to increase shareholder value, business activities can be separated by the stakeholders into individual companies – a demerger. The team at Newtons offer a full service support to demerging companies, including commercial, dispute resolution, employment, commercial property and private client.
We also advise businesses on:
Please contact our Corporate, Company and Commercial Team
Our key contact is James Towler whose details are featured above. We look forward to hearing from you.