Partnerships & professional practices experience
- Acting for numerous professional partnerships on their conversion to LLP status and other LLP matters. Clients include Top 100 law firms and Top 50 accountancy practices.
- Advising a major property development company on a joint venture comprising 300 properties in connection with a refinancing.
- Advising a firm of patent attorneys on a new partnership structure and variations to their LLP agreement.
- Advising a firm of executive search consultants on the incorporation of their business to a new company and the terms of an investment by third parties.
- Advising a firm of accountants on the sale by the existing partners of the partnership assets to a new company owned by them and preparing a new partnership agreement between the new corporate partners.
- Advising a firm of solicitors on a partner exit, incorporating a new corporate member of the LLP and obtaining regulatory consent from the SRA.
- Acting for a major real estate investment company on the terms of their LLP joint venture with a listed UK housebuilder.
- Acting for a member of a solicitors’ LLP in negotiating the terms of their retirement.
- Acting for an excluded partner of a firm of surveyors to recover a substantial sum for him via mediation.