We advise our clients on just about every legal aspect of running a business.

from simple sales queries, to complex corporate transactions.

 

Some of our most popular services are: 

  • Contract drafting; 
  • Contract review;
  • Standard terms and conditions;
  • Data protection and GDPR;
  • Fundraising and funding rounds;
  • Business acquisitions; and
  • Business sales and business exits. 

Most of our clients see us as an integral part of their team, and we’re confident you’ll do the same.

Services

Running a business involves managing risk, and ensuring compliance with legislation. When working with our team, our legal knowledge and experience will serve your business well.

We offer a range of legal services to guide you through just about every legal aspect of running your business. Here’s a list of just some of the areas we specialise in:

Commercial Law

Commercial law governs commercial transactions and deals. Many of our legal services fall under the commercial law category. Typical examples of our commercial law services are:

  • Drafting agreements and contracts, such as sales agreements, procurement contracts, joint venture agreements, distribution agreements, agency agreements, and non-disclosure agreements (NDAs)
  • Drafting, reviewing and advising on terms and conditions
  • Resolving commercial disputes

 

We’re experts in the Sale of Goods Act 1979, and any other related legislation. That expertise allows us to guide you through your issues, with quick and cost-effective solutions.

Corporate Law

In contrast to commercial law, corporate law governs the way in which businesses are structured, formed, managed, and conducted. Our corporate law team can help you resolve issues related to:

  • Business structure and governance
  • Sales, mergers and acquisitions
  • Shareholder rights and disputes

 

We have specialist knowledge of the Companies Act 2006, and any associated legislation, enabling us to provide quick, cost-effective advice, at the drop of a hat.

 

Employment Law

Employment laws are lengthy and detailed, but complying with them is essential for business success. At Shoredons & Co Legal, our solicitors can guide and advise you on a range of employment law issues, such as:

  • Employment Contracts 
  • Staff handbooks
  • Settlement agreements and redundancies
  • Holidays and pay
  • Workplace harassment
  • Discrimination
  • Unfair and wrongful dismissal
  • Workers’ rights


Intellectual Property

Intellectual property includes any intangible assets your company owns and protects from external use. Our solicitors can help you protect your business:

  • Products
  • Branding
  • Designs
  • Inventions
  • Content

 

We can also help you monetise your intellectual property rights, and comply with all of the relevant laws at the same time.

Data Protection

The UK GDPR dictates how businesses within the UK can collect and utilise personal data. 

Collecting personal data can be essential for business growth, so at Shoredons & Co Legal, we can esure you remain compliant with the UK GDPR, as your business grows.

We advise on a range of data protection queries, such as:

  • Data controller and data processor obligations
  • Data breaches
  • Data processing agreements
  • International transfer
  • Data audits
  • Risk assessments
  • Employee use of personal data


We also carry out UK GDPR audits on our clients, enabling us to highlight any key areas of concern.

Commercial Property 

Navigating commercial property transactions can be tricky. Especially, if you’re unfamiliar with the law. However, our team can provide guidance and advice through all types of commercial property transactions, such as:

  • Purchasing, managing or selling commercial properties
  • Commercial leases
  • Financing commercial property purchases
  • Property development projects

 

We make a big difference to our clients' businesses. Don't take our word for it.