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Skyscrapers in City of London,( Lloyds of London

COMMERCIAL LAW SERVICES                      

Here at Simon Noble Solicitors, we believe that having robust commercial agreements in place is imperative, especially in this competitive economic climate. Our solicitors can provide you with legal advice on the day-to-day requirements of operating a business. This includes reviewing, advising on, drafting and negotiating terms and conditions of trade, specific trading contracts, collaboration/joint ventures, supply/purchase deals, distribution/agency arrangements, franchising, manufacturing, outsourcing and other trading agreements both nationally and overseas. 

DEALING WITH ALL ASPECTS
of our clients' business

We assist and advise our clients about a range of issues, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions

  • Trading and licensing agreements

  • Property agreements

 

We help our clients to identify the potential legal risks of their practices and agreements and advise them how best to minimise and avoid these risks within the relevant regulatory framework, be it EU or UK.

Retail:

We provide specialist legal services to both regional and national retail clients

We work hard to develop and maintain trusted relationships that allow us to properly advise and add value through our experience in the sector.

Services we provide to the retail sector include:

  • Property acquisitions and disposals

  • Strategic planning and business reorganisation

  • Landlord and tenant

  • Property Litigation

  • Business acquisitions and disposals

  • Employee and industrial relations

  • Employment litigation

  • Regulatory

  • Environmental

  • Trademark filing and prosecution services

  • Intellectual property

  • Commercial contracts/terms of business

  • Data protection

  • Competition

  • Consumer protection

Corporate governance:

Our specialist corporate expertise, combined with our ability to bring in experts on areas such as employment, pensions, tax and property law enables us to truly understand your business issues and provide rounded advice that is practical, commercial and cost effective. Our corporate law team will help you with comprehensive support and advice for all legal requirements affecting the running of your business.

Our range of services includes:

  • Business planning and structuring

  • Constitutional issues

  • Corporate governance

  • Reorganisations, refinancing and demergers

  • Joint ventures

  • Partnership

  • Regulatory compliance

  • Shareholder agreements

  • Shareholder disputes

  • European networks

  • Strategy and advice

Corporate tax:

Our corporate tax team advises companies and individuals on all aspects of corporate and property tax related matters. We have extensive experience in the tax aspects of mergers, corporate acquisitions and disposals, including structuring transactions in the most tax-efficient manner. We can provide you with stand-alone advice, or we can work with your own advisers to ensure that you receive comprehensive tax advice to cover both the legal and tax aspects of your transaction.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Tax planning for mergers, acquisitions and disposals

  • Capital gains tax planning

  • Employee remuneration planning

  • Employee share schemes and incentives

  • Property tax planning

  • Stamp Duty Land Tax

  • Value Added Tax

  • Enterprise Investment Schemes

  • Venture Capital Trusts.

Our private client team can also help you with Inheritance Tax Planning

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DEBT RECOVERY

Bad debt affects all businesses. Failure to collect debts as and when they fall due will affect the cash flow of a business and, as a result, its ability to run smoothly and profitably.

 

As debt recovery specialists, we can help improve your cash flow and profitability by taking quick and efficient action on your behalf, to recover all your outstanding debts.

 

The debt recovery team works hand in hand with clients, assisting in managing debt problems and providing professional representation and expertise on a personal level. The service emphasises prevention, debt avoidance, education and cost-effective action tailored to each client’s needs.

Prevention/debt avoidance:

We will provide advice on your credit control process, on written contracts, terms and conditions, retention of title and security.

Education:

We will advise on the court process and enforcement procedures available, advising on the most effective course of recovery of your debt.

Automated debt recovery:

We provide a cost effective, efficient computer-generated recoveries programme to pursue debtors through the Court.

Enforcement:

We will advise on all methods of enforcement, including statutory demands, bankruptcy, winding up proceedings, enforcement officers, charging orders and attachment of earnings orders.

Costs:

We are happy to consider fixed price, contingency, conditional and capped fees to assist you in the pursuit of your outstanding debts.

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For all your commercial law queries and help, please call us on
020 8804 3594

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