Commercial Law

What appears to be a good deal today may be a lost opportunity tomorrow – or revealed to be a less attractive investment. Whatever the age or size of your business venture, good legal advice is a vital part of the decision-making process. It can save you time, money and stress – and help your business thrive..

Strategic thinking and swift action are often crucial in securing a transaction. Our approachable and energetic team work responsively, flexibly and to tight timescales fitting our clients’ expectations. Your priorities are our priorities; the breadth of experience in our Commercial Department enables us to respond quickly and decisively to your needs.

Our areas of expertise include the sale and purchase of limited companies by share transfer, the incorporation of new companies, governance, business acquisitions and sales, employment law, property development, planning agreements and commercial leases.

We also specialise in maritime issues, equestrian and rural business law.

John Lowry

Partner and Head of Commercial

As head of our commercial law department, John has spent many years successfully acting for clients from a wide range of business sectors. Read more...

01326 316655   john.lowry@hinedowning.com

Anne Upfold

Partner specialising in corporate transactions

Anne is the firm’s lead on company law, including disposals and acquisitions, and is particularly experienced in working with small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Read more...

01326 316655   anne.upfold@hinedowning.com

Diana Standen

Solicitor

Diana is a commercial property specialist working within the Commercial team to meet the growing demand for Commercial Property services. Read more...

01326 316655   diana.standen@hinedowning.com

Maddi Worton

Solicitor

Maddi came for work experience as a Law student, quickly made herself indispensable and joined the firm as a Trainee Legal Executive after graduation. Read more...

01326 316655   maddi.worton@hinedowning.com