Business start-ups

If you are new to business, dealing with all the red tape can be a real headache. Our lawyers understand this well, and have led innumerable entrepreneurs through the often-confusing legal process.

We advise new businesses on:

  • Risk management strategies to minimise future legal problems
  • The appropriate legal structure so as not to jeopardise existing assets
  • Terms and conditions of trading to ensure prompt, easy payments
  • Claiming interest successfully on late payers
  • Forming a company – the easy way
  • Choosing a company name
  • Trading under a business name – the dos and don’ts
  • Taking on consultants
  • Atypical working
  • Directors’ service agreements
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Data protection registration
  • Compliance with trading standards