Corporate and Business law for CEOs & CFOs

Corporate and Business law for CEOs & CFOs

Expert legal advice for Business

Practical, legal know-how for CEOs and CFOs: Free checklists, articles and toolkits

Free HR Employment law seminars for CEOs, CFOs, HR Directors

Expert legal advice for Business

Corporate and Business lawyers must do 3 things brilliantly for clients.

  • Secure growth opportunities to maximize profit
  • De-risk the business, keeping it out of trouble
  • Reduce cost

As business lawyers based in Richmond, London, our aim is to get the legals working for you and for your business. Business people as well as lawyers, we are comfortable with the numbers, we understand and speak the language
of business.

We deliver our advice in a way that suits your needs and your cash flow.
We can offer fixed price quotes on projects. We are geared for practical, commercial solutions (rather than litigation) and for your peace of mind.

What do you want from your corporate lawyer? Our CEO clients tell us that their business lawyers need to be "a trusted sounding board and advisor, commercially savvy, accessible and excellent at commercial negotiations".

CFOs and Finance Directors want to be sure they're not wasting money on expensive legal costs and insist that "every pound of legal advice counts towards their bottom line."
We agree.

The Legal Partners business law services are designed to deliver exactly this.

A clutch of surveys from Lloyds Bank earlier in 2015 shows business confidence increasing, with 43% of companies expecting increases in sales, orders and profits in 2015 and firms trading profits remaining resilient.

If growth is on your agenda, we ensure you get the very best deal in your major strategic projects, whether you are,

We communicate with you as you would like: e.g, by Skype, email, phone or face to face.
We make complex explanations simple using visuals & Powerpoint presentations.
We provide legal analysis on Excel spreadsheets, which is so much easier for Board Meetings, Business & Finance review and sign off, and well received as numbers are always involved.

Whether our role is to keep the business out of trouble, or negotiating for your success, you can expect to receive clear, practical, highly commercial advice from experienced City trained business lawyers, not juniors, who understand the needs of CEOs, CFOs and business owners.

Sign up to HR Employment law seminars

Our free HR law training seminars help CEOs, Business owners and HR Directors keep on top of Employment law issues and avoid expensive Employment Tribunal claims. For more details, click here

HR law training seminars are run at our offices in Richmond. To be invited to upcoming seminars, sign up to our newsletter at the bottom of this site. Click to register your interest in “The Legal Partners HR Director Network: seminars and training”. You can also register here to receive UK business law updates, checklists and articles.

Concise, informed legal know how: checklists, articles and toolkits

These free articles below are written by our lawyers, to enable you to assess quickly the legal issues relating to your problem, covering the most common legal issues you will face, the next steps to take and the actions to avoid. Please download them, store them, use them and share them on.

For more advice, email or call on 0203 755 5288 to discuss your issue.

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