Contractual relations are the core of any business, from small sole traders to multinational corporations. Our commercial law team has experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating all types of commercial contracts and trading arrangements for clients over a wide spectrum in size and industry, combining their vast legal technical knowledge and experience and strong business acumen. The aim is to provide practical, workable solutions, custom made for each client and protecting the client and its business’ best interests, without losing sight of the commercial realities.
We are very happy to provide a traffic light review of your contracts which will highlight those areas that you most need to worry about and those that you don’t. This can be an inexpensive and effective way for you to negotiate a contract yourself.
Our commercial lawyers also advise on contractual risk and provide day-to-day support and assistance to in-house legal teams, specifically with regard to contracts and trading arrangements.
Our commercial law team has particular experience in the following areas, but have the skill, knowledge and experience to review or creatively draft all forms of commercial arrangements:
- Agency agreements
- Distribution and supply agreements
- Terms and conditions of business
- Strategic alliances/collaboration agreements
- Procurement and outsourcing
- Service level agreements
- Manufacturing agreements
- Franchise agreements
- Confidentiality and exclusivity agreements
- Commercial separation agreements
The Commercial team works closely with our Technology & Media team to ensure compliance with all intellectual property and/or IT related matters, so you can be assured of comprehensive advice and solutions at all times.