Company & Partnership Law

You may need up to date general legal advice or more specific advice on the law relating to a particular business concern, your relations with shareholders, customers and/or employees. Alternatively if you are setting out in business or starting a new company venture you will need advice on choosing a business structure that suits you. Our commercial lawyers will guide you through making the foundations of your business secure. We offer a comprehensive range of services to assist managers and owners of small and medium sized businesses including companies, partnerships and sole traders. Our commercial solicitors aim to get to know you and your business so that we can give you the best advice.

We aim to deliver practical solutions to help solve your business problems in a clear and concise manner without complex legal jargon. To speak to one of our commercial law specialists contact your local office in Barnstaple, Bideford, Braunton or Ilfracombe to make an appointment for a FREE no obligation initial discussion.

Business Start Up’s

If you are planning to set up your own business, you will want to consider your options carefully. You can operate your business either as a sole trader, as a limited company, or as a partnership. There are advantages and disadvantages to all three methods. Given the different legal implications of this decision, it is worth consulting your solicitor for advice about which option would be best in your particular situation. It is critical you set out in practical and legal terms how decisions will be made and the rights and responsibilities of all the parties.