Helping your business to navigate through Brexit

Following the vote to leave the European Union, the political, legal and economic ramifications of this decision are likely to be significant. While a number of EU leaders are calling for a quick break, the UK Government seems in no rush to trigger the withdrawal process under Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union…

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Utilising in house legal counsel to develop a medium term exit strategy

ABC Group has been trading for more than 20 years and has grown through acquisition into a three business, £10m turnover group including a UK market leading position in its main supply and distribution business. With a Group structure and growth strategy in place, the founder now sits as Chairman, the company was looking towards a medium term exit strategy.

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Corporate reorganisation driven by family succession planning

A long-established 100% family food retail business. Husband and wife are the shareholders, while their two grown-up daughters are involved in the business in different capacities. The business traded from a combination of freehold and leasehold premises, and was valued at £10m, with a turnover of £12m, and earnings of £1.2m before interest and tax. The business was looking to acquire the freehold of one of the leasehold properties that they had traded in for two years, valued at £1.5m.

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