Legal services for business
Our commercial lawyers work closely with a wide variety of private sector businesses, public sector bodies and charitable organisations, providing expert guidance on almost every aspect of the law.
What sets Clarke Willmott apart is that we recognise not only the importance of providing legally watertight advice, but also the need to support our clients’ corporate objectives and long-term goals.
We have particular expertise advising our business clients on complex and cross-border matters. For example, advising international companies seeking to operate and invest in the UK, and UK companies seeking to invest or develop their business internationally.
Spotlight on our business experience
Employment and HR lawSupport for organisations dealing with employment and HR issues.
Corporate lawAdvising on a range of matters including mergers, acquisitions, re-structures and corporate tax.
Commercial contracts and agreementsProviding advice on commercial contracts such as long term supply agreements, outsourcing contracts and distribution agreements.
Real estate and commercial propertyAdvice on a variety of matters including planning, construction, property sales and property litigation.
International business servicesComprehensive advice on managing and extending your business overseas and into the UK from overseas.
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What our clients say
They are very pragmatic, very friendly, good to deal with and technically very strong – they really do just what you want them to do.
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The core thing about how they work is that they understand the commercial value of the advice that they give.
Our expertise in action
Gas supply dispute following the change of contractual supplier by the client. Problem The change of contractual supply was not...Read more
Wharfside Developments Ltd
Wharfside Developments Ltd is a development company based in Ireland which instructed Clarke Willmott in relation to a proposal for...Read more
Westbury Homes Limited
Westbury Homes is part of the Persimmon PLC group of companies, a leading national housebuilder company. Westbury instructed Clarke Willmott...Read more
The latest from Clarke Willmott
Catch up with the latest business news and views from the Clarke Willmott team.
Probate Assistant – Private Capital – Bristol
We are seeking a Junior Assistant to join our...Read more
Payment holiday and eviction pauses
From the 26 March 2020 the pause button was pressed in terms of evictions through the implementation of the Coronavirus Act 2020 in relation to residential tenancies and through Practice Direction 51Z of the Civil Procedure Rules in relation to Staying all Part 55 possession proceedings.Read more
Has the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act affected your termination clauses?
The Act has brought about a magnitude of permanent changes to insolvency law. Of significance, is the fundamental change to the operation of most supply contracts and the ability to terminate.Read more
Solicitor (NQ) – Commercial and Private Client Litigation
An opportunity for a newly qualified Solicitor to join...Read more
A bold vision for cycling and walking: vulnerable road users to be protected
Philip Edwards reviews the recent government report that proposes improved road safety for pedestrians & cyclists, & criminal penalties for dangerous driversRead more
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