Buying or Selling Your Business

We have a highly experienced, specialist team of Company and Commercial law experts able to assist with business mergers, acquisitions and disposals, including those with international elements.

We appreciate the importance of such transactions. Woodfines’ Company Commercial team aim to make these difficult processes easier for our clients by providing cost-effective, step-by-step guidance and support, from negotiations through due diligence, completion and beyond. Clients appreciate our approachable and pragmatic approach, and the high level of technical advice and care provided at cost effective rates. Whether disposing of a business as a retirement sale, making a strategic acquisition or looking to pool resources and skills, we see things from your perspective.

As well as dealing with the main sale, purchase and merger documents, we also advise on related matters, such as banking and finance arrangements, employment and the transfer of commercial property.

Our team works across a broad range of sectors, advising various kinds and sizes of commercial organisations on:

  • Asset sales and purchases
  • Business finance
  • Corporate finance
  • Buy-outs and management teams
  • Mergers
  • Post-completion formalities
  • Restructurings
  • Schemes of arrangement
  • Share sales and purchases
  • Transactions involving reorganisations and demergers
  • UK and international deals.

If you would like further information and advice on mergers, acquisitions or disposals, please contact a member of our Company Commercial team.