Directors & shareholders
We advise on all matters of corporate law and ensure the smooth, uninterrupted running of businesses. When problems do arise our expert litigation lawyers are there to resolve them swiftly and effectively.
Our experienced corporate team deals with all issues related to the structure and management of limited companies, from capital share matters (drafting articles of association, shareholders and investment agreements, arranging capital restructures and share option schemes) to advising on corporate governance and responsibility.
We also help with corporate administrative tasks such as preparing meetings and resolutions, company secretarial matters like maintaining statutory books and records, plus advise you on your duties and liabilities – keeping you abreast of shareholders rights and highlighting potential conflicts of interest.
Our team represents both companies and individuals from a variety of sectors. We navigate different areas of law by bringing together professionals with diverse specialisms; our employment, dispute resolution, corporate, insolvency and other lawyers can overcome whatever legal challenges you are facing.
We will work with you, protect your rights, manage risk, explain options clearly and guide you through legal complexities. Our legal advice for directors is there to avert difficulties so you can focus on conducting business without unwanted distractions.
We are recognized experts in the field of shareholder disputes, acting either for the company and majority shareholders or for the minority shareholders. Our expertise helps such disputes to be swiftly resolved with minimum damage to the business.
Ed Weeks is “highly efficient, practical and good with clients.”
Clients hail [Ed Weeks] as an “outstanding” lawyer, and say: “He’s smart and incredibly dedicated. He makes you feel that you’re important to him at all times.”
Clients enjoy the service on offer, enthusing that they are “always made to feel like the sole customer.”
Edward Weeks commands a sizeable reputation in the region for his specialist practice in contractual and shareholder disputes.
Ed Weeks – “diligent, extremely practical and commercial.”
Ed Weeks is a "reasonable and practical" litigator.
"Cripps is one of the leading firms in Kent."
Ed Weeks has "commercial understanding and ability to keep in mind huge amounts of information."