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Our business law services are all about you and what your business needs to compete and grow. As your trusted advisers, our business lawyers will get to grips with the nuts and bolts of what you do and find the best way to tackle legal challenges.


As commercial lawyers, there is little we have not encountered. Your business may be any size in any sector, but our experienced, down-to-earth deal makers and advisers will have the expertise you need. The business law specialists at Hewitsons pride themselves on commercial awareness and innovative thinking.


We have business law experts who advise on company formation, funding, acquisitions, disposals and reorganisations. Others specialise in complex issues surrounding employment, contracts, pensions or tricky civil disputes. Also, with the ever-changing nature of law surrounding business technology, we have dedicated IP and ICT experts. The benefit is that you can relax knowing you are in safe hands.


We also offer expert advice to investors, developers and businesses on all their legal requirements relating to property, including acquisitions, disposals, landlord and tenant work, construction, funding and planning law.


The sectors where we offer expert business law advice include:


  • Owner-Managed Businesses
  • Agriculture
  • Banking and Finance
  • Property
  • Real Estate Development
  • Technology
  • Debt Services

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Latest testimonials

'He brings clarity to the situation, breaks it down and comes to a conclusion'
Client testimonial / Chambers & Partners

"I would like to call out Bill Thatcher as an absolutely outstanding asset to our business. His responsiveness, commercial expertise, and value is truly remarkable. It has been a true privilege to work with him over the years."
Client testimonial / Legal 500


“Bill Thatcher has proved to be a formidable ally to have onside during tricky commercial negotiations. His ability to make the complex seem simple, and to make arguments which are hard to dispute, is uncanny.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500


“Bill Thatcher has an amazing ability to deeply understand our business, despite it being extremely specialised. All in all he is an invaluable part of our team and one we could not recommend highly enough.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“Hewitsons is an impressive practice – client-focused, efficient and effective. The firm punches well above its weight.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

“Great communication, reasonable fees, good value for the money.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

“The firm provides excellent partner expertise at highly competitive rates.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"They are an efficient, knowledgeable team, which is able to advise and carry out work on a variety of topics."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons provided us with timely legal support adhering to the scope of the service agreed."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“I particularly liked the approach of Hewitsons in that we worked with the same lawyer from initial discussions and quotation through to completion of the sale. This meant there was good continuity throughout the project.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"In my experience Hewitsons is top of its class. It has experts in every field."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons is outstanding. It is professional, knowledgeable and efficient."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“Hewitsons offers a broad spectrum of specialist support for whatever commercial issues you face.”
Client testimonial c/o Legal 500

Latest testimonials

“James Lawrence has a first rate legal mind, and his advice is always succinct and completely on the point.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500 

Latest testimonials

“The firm provides excellent partner expertise at highly competitive rates.”
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"They are an efficient, knowledgeable team, which is able to advise and carry out work on a variety of topics."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500

"Hewitsons provided us with timely legal support adhering to the scope of the service agreed."
Client Testimonial c/o Legal 500