We cover a broad range of commercial arrangements and will provide you with clear, practical advice whilst taking into account your business needs.


We are able to advise:

  • Brokers
  • Construction companies
  • Distributors
  • Energy companies
  • Insurance companies
  • Joint ventures
  • Large private companies
  • Partnerships
  • Private individuals
  • Service providers
  • Small & medium businesses
  • Traders

Areas of Law

Below is a non-exhaustive list of the various areas of law we can help you with.

Commercial Contracts

  • Agency agreements
  • Distribution agreements
  • Drafting and negotiation of commercial agreements terms
  • Joint ventures agreements
  • Long term supply agreements
  • Purchasing and procurements contracts
  • Service agreements
  • Standard terms of business
  • Standard and bespoke terms of supply or purchase

Commercial Tax

  • Asset finance and leasing
  • Compliance with tax and reporting obligations
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Partnership structuring and transactions
  • Private equity structuring
  • Project finance
  • Real estate transactions
  • Structuring of investment transactions
  • Tax planning – UK and international
  • UK and international commercial tax issues

Commercial Shipping

  • Advising on second-hand sale and purchase of ships
  • Bill of lading, commodity and carriage contracts
  • Charterparties drafting and contract terms
  • Commercial Contracts, commercial ship management contracts
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Passenger contracts
  • Sales, mergers and acquisitions of shipping companies
  • Shipbuilding and construction contracts
  • Ship sale and purchase; new build and second-hand
  • Ship registration


  • Contract management services
  • Contract negotiations
  • Dispute resolution
  • Drafting ancillary commercial agreements
  • Drafting franchise agreements and documentations
  • Local registration formalities
  • Non-competition and confidentiality agreements
  • Pre-contractual disclosure agreements
  • Structuring of International Franchise business
  • Terms and conditions of supply agreements
  • Tax structuring

Joint Ventures

  • Drafting, negotiating joint venture agreements (UK and International)
  • International mergers of existing businesses
  • Joint ventures for entering new markets
  • Outsourcing joint ventures
  • Project joint ventures
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Strategic alliances and partnerships agreements
  • Structuring joint venture agreements (UK and International)


  • Contract drafting
  • Contract management
  • Exit planning strategy
  • Negotiation of contract terms
  • Outsourcing arrangements
  • Procurement process support
  • Structuring deals and transactions

Projects and Energy

  • Commercial contracts
  • Contract drafting
  • EPC (Engineering, Production and Procurement) contracts
  • EPIC (Engineering, Procurement, Installation & Commissioning) contracts
  • Negotiating contractual terms
  • Operating agreements
  • Production sharing agreements
  • Sale & purchase agreements
  • Service contracts and agreements
  • Tender agreements
  • Trade agreements

For detailed information and to discuss your requirements, contact

For details information and to discuss your requirements, contact