Working for your business

Practical, commercial advice

Our Freeths corporate and commercial teams provides a comprehensive advisory service for businesses and professional practices of all sizes.

The teams draw on the specialist talent and experience of lawyers from different legal disciplines to provide a complete legal service for your business at highly competitive rates. Our advice is commercial, practical and clear and is provided in a friendly manner by lawyers with considerable cross industry and sector experience.

Types of businesses we help

We advise businesses of all sizes from small start-ups, family concerns and professional practices through to listed and complex international concerns.


We have clients in all sectors but we have particular expertise in:

  • Agricultural
  • Automotive and transport
  • Education and publishing
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & pharmaceuticals
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Technology & IP
  • Academic and technology transfer

Professional practices

We have a considerable reputation for acting for professional practices particularly in relation to partnership and LLP advice, commercial terms and insurance matters and so can advise professionals with specialist advice on all their needs.

To discuss how we can help your business and the services we offer please call Tom Walker on 01865 781000, or

We run workshops, seminars and directors briefings on a variety of commercial subjects so if you would like to be invited to one of our seminars or would like to discuss specialist training for your business, please call Stewart Elliston on  01865 781238.

Seminars and workshops

The business services team regularly runs seminars on a variety of business topics - the current topics can be found on the Events page.

If you would like to be added to the mailing list for our seminars, please email

Recent case reports

Failure of SHIPS Schemes to avoid liability for capital gains tax