Howe+Co are expert in all areas of company/commercial work from initial incorporation of the company, the entering into of shareholder agreements by stakeholders, the preparation of employment contracts for employees, the financing of the company and the entering into of commercial arrangements with third parties.
They are accustomed to dealing with banks and their counsel in relation to the capital requirements of their corporate clients and are entirely familiar with market standard facility agreements/letters, related security arrangements and swap, foreign exchange or other derivative products to hedge or leverage the position of their client.
Moreover, expertise exists in a broad range of commercial arrangements, including asset sales and purchases, mergers and acquisitions of companies in private ownership and listed, the acquisition of freehold and leasehold interests in real estate, franchise agreements, agency agreements, partnership agreements, building and construction contracts and agreements and/or standard terms for the provision of a range of goods and services and the effects of taxation (corporate, personal income, VAT and related reliefs and allowances) on all such arrangements.
Howe+Co’s Commercial Litigation Department handles complex and specialised legal disputes or litigation.
The bespoke service is class-leading, and is tailored to individual client needs.
The service can be provided by publicly funded Legal Aid, Conditional Fee Agreements (no-win no-fee arrangements) or by private funding, depending on the circumstances of the client and the case.