Well drafted contracts in business are valuable assets and forms of protection and can significantly lessen the risk of misunderstandings and disputes, litigation and cashflow issues, employer and employee disputes. We aim to protect your interests and maximising your business opportunities through practical advice, strong negotiation and expert drafting. Whether we are advising on straightforward trading agreements or highly complex ho-tech contracts, our reputation for technical expertise will be immediately obvious.
We understand that well drafted contracts in business are valuable because they can help to minimize the risk that misunderstandings and disputes will occur as well as ensure that your business is protected in the event of sometimes not immediately foreseeable. We recognise that each business industry has its own specific characteristics, common practices and standard terms that may be expected to apply and our experience of your industry and business practices means we can effectively advise on contractual terms and issues. We utilise the knowledge from the complementary legal areas to build efficient and effective contracts, assisted by our senior partner who was, for many years, a barrister advising solicitors on drafting and disputes concerning commercial and business law.
Our contract solicitors can also assist you with negotiations to ensure any contract includes the terms necessary for your business and having worked in all areas of industry, from merchant shipping contracts to IT software agreements, from shareholder agreements to venture finance agreements, from F1 agreements to e-commerce start-up agreements, from outsourced manufacturing agreements to advertising and franchising industry agreements, we can ensure that we will be able to provide you with detailed, effective and robust industry specific commercial advice. We explain clearly the terms and conditions of a contract and explain your rights and obligations under that contract, we offer detailed legal advice on civil, business and commercial contracts including drafting appropriate terms.
We regularly work with companies from the opening of initial negotiations to map the terms discussed and agreed to and to ensure that we draft effective legal documentation reflecting the terms and conditions agreed. We draft effective legal documentation reflecting negotiations
We can provide you with fast effective legal advice on breaches of contract, misrepresentation and the other common problems arising in relation to contracts and provide legal advice on mediation and alternative dispute resolution.
We are commercially minded and aim to resolve your contract dispute quickly and effectively having got to know you and your business objectives. We deal timely, efficiently and effectively with disputes relating to all types of commercial contracts and our focus on detailed early preparation of a case is something that stands our clients in an excellent position for the remainder of any litigation. We are well equipped to deal with large and complex contract disputes as well as day to day issues which arise in our clients' businesses. We take prompt and robust action through the courts where needed and approach all disputes with the same focus on resolving the issues to our clients' benefit and in the most cost effective way possible. We have particular expertise in dealing with all kinds of emergency injunctive relief.
We also recognise that court action will not always be appropriate and all the solicitors in our team will strive wherever possible to assist clients in resolving disputes without the need for litigation, through all types of alternative dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation.