Slater and Gordon is firmly established as one of the UK’s leading regional law firms, and is cost effectively positioned to meet the competitive demands of its business clients.

We provide a pragmatic and solution focused approach to the needs of the modern business, and also provide personal advice to directors and shareholders.  In today’s fast moving environment we offer a legal partner that is ready for new challenges and opportunities, and a commitment to helping you to succeed.

Our Business Advisory Team will help you to set up and structure your business; advise on future acquisitions and disposals; assist you with your commercial contracts; provide advice on intellectual property rights and data protection; and help you through the complexities of directors’ and partnership duties and responsibilities.  We can also advise you on your business compliance arrangements, including VAT, tax, corruption and revenue investigations.

Our Commercial Real Estate Team will advise you on landlord and tenant issues; investment acquisitions and disposals; residential and commercial developments (including mixed use and complex regeneration schemes); property joint ventures; and public sector land transactions.  We can also advise you on related planning and environmental issues, and our specialist construction team can advise you on all aspects of construction contracts, professional appointments and warranties.

Our Employment Team will assist you with consultant and self-employed arrangements; redundancy and termination issues; settlement agreements; the delivery of legal compliance and equality; restrictive covenants to protect your business; and disciplinary hearings and dismissal.

Our Business Disputes Team will help you to resolve commercial disputes, whether through negotiation, arbitration or mediation and, if a dispute turns to litigation, we will help you to achieve a successful and cost-effective outcome.  We can also advice you on potential funding options.  Our team has expertise in disputes arising from the breakdown of commercial relationships; injunctions; partnership and shareholder disputes; director disqualification; defamation and reputational damage; and property litigation.

Our advice is always clear and practical and is focused on achieving your personal and commercial objectives.

It’s not every day that you need a Solicitor, but when you do, just call Slater and Gordon Lawyers on freephone 0808 175 8000 or contact us online.