Embarking on the journey of acquiring or starting a business is filled with excitement and potential. However, it can also be accompanied by challenges and uncertainties. At Rooks Rider Solicitors, our dedicated Corporate team specialises in corporate law and is here to provide you with the support and guidance you need at every stage. We are committed to ensuring that your new business has every opportunity to succeed, granting you peace of mind and the necessary tools to reach your goals.
Structuring Your Business for Long-Term Success:
We understand the complexities and difficulties involved when acquiring or starting a business. Our experienced team can assist you in making informed decisions about the best way to structure your business for long-term success. We take into consideration your end goals and tax situation, ensuring that your business is set up for sustainable growth and prosperity.
Expertise in Key Areas:
Rooks Rider Solicitors offers expertise in various areas of corporate law to support your business needs. Some key areas we specialise in include:
- Corporate Law:
Business Creation and Buying/Selling Businesses: We provide comprehensive assistance in company and business formations, structuring business assets, partnership agreements, joint ventures, shareholder arrangements, initial financing, acquisitions and disposals of shares and assets, mergers, demergers, takeovers, and more. Our team is well-versed in guiding you through complex transactions and helping you make informed decisions.
- Advising Corporate Trustees:
We offer strategic advice to corporate trustees, minimising personal risk, ring-fencing assets for beneficiaries, and striking a balance between the requirements of buyers/investors and the level of liability assumed by trustees. Our expertise ensures that corporate sales and investments are conducted with prudence and care.
- Commercial Law:
Our team provides guidance on various commercial law matters, including standard terms and conditions, management and operation agreements, supply and distribution of goods and services, agency agreements, franchising agreements, outsourcing agreements, intellectual property rights protection, investment, funding and security agreements, employment and service contracts, and o contracts. We focus on setting up sound contractual arrangements that prevent disputes and demonstrate the professionalism of your business.
Preparing for a Successful Exit:
Proper planning and structuring are crucial when considering a business exit. Rooks Rider Solicitors can assist you in crafting a well-planned exit strategy that presents your business in the best possible light to potential purchasers. Our expertise ensures that the transaction is structured efficiently from a tax perspective, maximising efficiency and benefits.
Contact our Corporate Team for advice and guidance:
At Rooks Rider Solicitors, our specialist Corporate team is committed to helping your business thrive. With our comprehensive expertise in business structuring, corporate transactions, commercial contracts, and strategic business exits, we provide the necessary support and guidance to unlock your business’s full potential. Contact us to discover how our experienced team can contribute to your business’s growth and success.