Navigating a partnership, from setting up, through scaling-up to selling-up, requires the right guidance and expertise. With decades of experience, our specialist team will work with you to ensure your professional goals are met.
Supporting you through the lifespan of your partnership, from growth and change to sourcing investment and partner exits, we’ll be on hand throughout to provide sound legal advice for every decision you make. When things go wrong, we’ll be by your side too.
While many firms focus on niche areas, our Partnerships team have a wide range of specialisms with an even wider reach. Working both nationally and internationally, they advise partners working in areas as diverse as agriculture, health and social care, law and regulatory. With specialisms across healthcare, contentious matters and financial services, clients include doctors, dentists, lawyers and accountants. The team also have a particular specialism in advising LLPs.
The team advise across all aspects of the partnership lifecycle. These include appointing partners, drafting partnership deeds and management structures, transactional work, disputes, private equity and funding, international agreements and ensuring compliance with regulations.
Our team are also members of the Association of Partnership Practitioners, and produce a quarterly newsletter, In Partnership, detailing the latest updates on everything from joint ventures to effective partnership management.
As part of a full-service law firm, our Partnerships experts have access to specialists who can offer support for all the issues partners in a business face – from corporate and dispute resolution matters to representing you in employment tribunals, drafting commercial agreements and talking the lead on insolvency and banking matters.
If you want to ensure your partnership passes to the next generation, our team can help you draft wills, set up trusts and advise on tax issues – and should a relationship break down, they’ll help you move forward in a constructive way while protecting your assets.
With an innovative fee structure, our Partnerships team provide advice at competitive sums, meaning you’ll receive city guidance at regional rates.