our services

Corporate clients want legal services delivered in a way that cannot always be achieved by law firms and they want it at a cost that is certain, or at least within their control.

Commercial Legal Adviser

An “in-house” commercial advisor who is on-hand to help you with any commercial aspect of your business, including:

  • making and breaking contracts
  • contract disputes (excluding the conduct of litigation)
  • sale of goods and/or services
  • intellectual property rights
  • competition
  • marketing
  • e-commerce
  • confidentiality

We can also, provide training, attend meetings with you, assist with negotiations, draft contracts and correspondence and anything else you want and which is agreed by us.  For this service we can agree an hourly/transaction based/monthly/annual fixed price.
 

Corporate Advisor

An “in-house” corporate advisor (or company secretary) who is on hand to help you comply with the requirements of the Companies Act 2006 and your own constitution documents.  This service can include:

  • assistance with the conduct of board and general meetings
  • maintaining company registers
  • making returns to the Registrar of Companies
  • one-off events including changing the company name, changing the registered office and appointing and disappointing directors.

For this service we can agree an hourly/transaction based/monthly/annual fixed price.
 

Environmental Compliance/Commercial Legal Advisor

An “in-house” advisor who can help you to comply with current legislation relevant to you as a waste manager and who can:

  • design transfer notes (including waste hierarchy declaration) and pre-treatment declarations
  • audit existing transfer notes and contracts
  • draft contracts for the provision of a waste management service and negotiate with customers
  • explain the legal requirements for the transportation of recyclable waste out of the UK
  • explain the legal requirements for spreading waste on land
  • liaise with relevant agencies
  • help you to implement new waste legislation in a timely and efficient manner

For this service we can agree an hourly/transaction based/monthly/annual fixed price.
 

Packaging Waste Advisor

An “in-house” advisor who can:

  • explain the law relevant to packaging waste
  • determine if, and how, your business is obligated
  • help with technical interpretations
  • liaise with Defra and the relevant agencies (EA, SEPA and EHS)
  • explain options for registration
  • explain what information and data is required in order to determine the obligation and register the company
  • determine the obligation and calculate the targets
  • help ascertain the cost
  • explain about, and introduce you to suppliers of packaging recovery notes
  • provide training
  • audit obligated companies who are already registered to update their obligation

For this service we can agree an hourly/transaction based/monthly/annual fixed price.
 

Write your own job description for your in-house advisor.

What do you want your “in-house” advisor to do?  We can agree a job description (service) which can be a combination of any of the above roles.  For this service we can agree a monthly or an annual fixed price.