Sale of Businesses or Property
Selling a business or commercial property can be very challenging and is one of the most important steps anyone running a business can take. At Hill & Abbott Solicitors we would always recommend you seek legal advice. Our expert team of lawyers will guide you through the pitfalls and help to ensure the process of selling a business or property runs as smoothly as possible. Our team assists companies of all sizes, from small family owned businesses to large organisations and businesses.
Buying or selling a business can be one of the most important steps anyone running a business can take. It is vital to get it right. Here at Hill & Abbott Solicitors we believe we have all the right ingredients to help you make a success of your sale or purchase. Here’s why:
We specialise in advising small and medium-sized businesses
We make a point of understanding your objectives from the outset and take time to understand what the deal means for you and for your business
We will work with you and your other advisers (accountants, bankers, surveyors etc) to make things run as smoothly as we can
We will put all of our accumulated knowledge and experience of many years and many differing types of sales and purchases to use in promoting your interests in the transaction
We will take time out to plan ahead and keep you informed of what is happening, so that you can concentrate on the important commercial and practical issues that need your attention
We have a small, dedicated team so we can act flexibly and responsively to your circumstances, thus enabling us to offer a service matched to your needs and offering excellent value for money
Our experience is of a wide variety of sales and purchases of all kinds – of both sales and purchases of shares and of assets. These range from multi-million pound deals with complex structures to the more straightforward sales and purchases of small unincorporated businesses.
We have a specialist in Employment Law who can help you chart your way through the minefield of employment law. The legislation which is likely to apply is known as TUPE and our specialist can advise you on how best to comply.
We know what is involved – the highs and lows that buying or selling a business brings, the potential areas of difficulty in the negotiations and how to find ways through to a satisfactory completion.
Our clients want more than pure legal advice – they want practical help from their legal team. That is what we can offer.