Hammonds Law

Commercial Law.

We have a wealth of expertise in Commercial Law and have the expertise to assist you in all matters affecting your business.

Commercial Law

How we help.

A significant part of Hammonds Law practice involves the provision of commercial and business advice. We act for businesses of every type and size, from home-based one-person operated entities, local farm servicing businesses and franchisees, through to significant regional businesses employing hundreds of workers. We have particular expertise in supplier owned Co-operative Companies, and farm owning Equity Share Companies.

We can provide advice on all matters affecting your business, including:

  • Appropriate structures; i.e. company, sole trader, partnership, trading trust etc.
  • Shareholder agreements, and the rights and responsibilities of Directors and Shareholders.
  • Capitalisation, funding, banking and finance relationships, securities.
  • Leases, licences and guarantees.
  • Employment relationships and employment contracts.
  • Terms of Trade, contracts and disputes.
  • The sale and purchase of businesses.
  • Intellectual property, trademarks, patents etc.

If you are considering establishing a business, or purchasing or selling a business, or if you are seeking general or particular advice on any issue affecting your business, please contact Dave Dennis or Alistair Hammond.

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Our team of lawyers have specialist knowledge and experience in the following key areas of law:

We welcome the opportunity of meeting new clients, providing advice to them and establishing successful long-term relationships for the future.

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