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Company, partnership & regulatory advice
Whatever size or type of business you are, we can offer expert advice on corporate issues that is as commercially robust as it is legally sound.
Wide ranging expertise
We are experienced in providing corporate advice to all types of businesses, including plc’s, limited companies, partnerships and sole traders. We also advise organisations in the charity and voluntary sectors, particularly those with trading subsidiaries.
Developing an understanding of your organisation and its aims are crucial in providing appropriate advice, which we always put into a wider, commercial context. The quality of our advice in corporate and commercial law is independently recognised by Legal 500.
‘I was recommended to use Harrowells by a colleague of mine and I am so glad I did follow it up. From the initial inquiry to some three years later I am so impressed with their service. They have not only dealt with my businesses but also on a personal level.‘ Referee recommendation quoted by Legal 500
We can advise on:
- Corporate structures and governance
- Directors’, partners’ or trustees’ responsibilities
- Regulatory & statutory compliance
- ‘Hot topic’ issues such as data protection compliance
- Brands, trademarks and other IP-related issues
Our company lawyers can arrange meetings at any of our local offices in York and across Yorkshire, so simply contact your nearest Harrowells office in York, St Saviourgate, Clifton Moor, Easingwold, Haxby, Pocklington, Malton, and Thirsk.