Commercial Solicitors

Commercial law is complex and is a constantly changing landscape that affects how you run your business. Our commercial solicitors have experience acting for a variety of businesses and individuals. We work with you to understand your business aims and objectives so we can provide relevant legal advice on all areas of commercial law and deliver practical solutions whilst allowing you to run your business confidently.


Commercial Legal Services

Richard Nelson’s commercial lawyers have acted for a variety of businesses ranging from banks, investment managers, financial services organisations and governments, as well as a range of private and public companies. Our clients are both nationally and internationally based. Richard Nelson LLP’s commercial lawyers have a particular specialism in advising clients who are dealing with entities or associates operating in England and Wales, as well as internationally. We are able to service our clients’ needs from our offices situated throughout England and Wales.

Our team of expert commercial solicitors work with all types of business, no matter how large or small, and offer a bespoke service to match each organisation’s specific needs. You can expect a professional and personal service tailored to your business and a straightforward business-focused approach to our commercial legal services. If you would like to speak to one of our experienced commercial lawyers in strict confidence, then please contact us today.

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Our Commercial Law Services

Our team of experienced commercial solicitors can advise you on all areas of commercial trading and business arrangements including:
- Confidentiality agreements
- Non-disclosure agreements
- Agency agreements
- Consultancy agreements
- Partnership agreements
- Shareholder agreements
- Terms and conditions
- Distribution agreements
- Royalty agreements

We are also able to advise you on the following commercial law areas:
- Standard terms and conditions of business
- Commercial contracts
- Franchising and distribution agreements
- Outsourcing agreements
- Information technology and intellectual property agreement
- Project finance
- Lending support and finance documentation advice

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Why Choose Richard Nelson LLP's Commercial Solicitors?

Richard Nelson’s team of commercial solicitors includes experienced lawyers with considerable knowledge of commercial, litigation and employment matters, with reputations built by dealing with some of the UK’s largest brands.

Craig Hollingdrake is one of our commercial team members, having joined Richard Nelson LLP after prominent roles including partner and managing director of his previous firms. He and the rest of the commercial lawyers will act as a trusted partner to your business, ensuring you are supported by legally water-tight agreements that allow you to capitalise on business opportunities whilst minimising the legal risks.

We take the time to get to know our clients and work closely with them on building a bespoke commercial law service. This ensures we are able to offer clients practical and commercially sensitive advice, which is tailor-made to their needs.

Work with a commercial law specialist

Craig Hollingdrake is a consultant commercial solicitor at Richard Nelson LLP, having previously been a managing director and partner at other law firms. He has gained a wealth of experience working with businesses from SMEs to PLCs, and built a reputation for working in dispute resolution, employment matters and non-contentious commercial matters.

Craig will work alongside you to achieve your objectives, dealing with the legal matters and leaving you time to focus on your work.

What we do

Richard Nelson LLP’s commercial solicitors and corporate solicitors have experience acting on behalf of a variety of different businesses and professional individuals. If you require legal advice please contact Richard Nelson LLP’s team of solicitors today.

Specialist solicitors

Our multidisciplinary team is made up of specialists in a wide range of services, which means you'll always be represented by an expert in your area.

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Nationwide support

Speak to solicitors in one of our offices throughout England and Wales, or arrange calls and remote meetings.


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