Company & Commercial Solicitors in Welwyn Garden City and Hitchin

Buying or selling your company? Complex business contracts? Legal and business advice?

Here at HRJ Foreman Laws Solicitors, we understand that each business client has its own unique needs. Our company and commercial solicitors will provide you with practical, clear and effective business legal advice, tailored to your individual needs.

We act for clients in Hertfordshire and nationally, these include: large corporations, small niche companies, family owned and managed businesses, partnerships, entrepreneurs and sole traders.  Our proactive commercial solicitors will provide forward thinking legal assistance which will guide you through all stages of your business life and business development, from its start up right through to its eventual sale. 

Company & Commercial Legal Advice

Our Company & Commercial legal team will provide you with advice on all general areas of business law and corporate law.

Here at HRJ Foreman Laws we offer expertise in the following areas:


  • Buying and selling shares
  • Director/shareholder issues and corporate governance
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Share option schemes and share buy backs

Company purchasing and selling

  • Buying and selling businesses and asset sales
  • Complex contractual negotiations for commercial agreements
  • Sale and supply of goods and services
  • Joint ventures
  • Finance arrangements
  • Management buy in (MBI) and Management buy outs (MBOs)
  • Franchising

Business planning

  • Family business succession planning
  • Business disputes and trouble shooting
  • Confidentiality / non disclosure agreements
  • Partnerships and related issues
  • Limited liability partnership agreements and related issues
  • Consultancy agreements
  • Websites
  • Software development projects
  • Agency and distribution agreements
  • Licensing
  • Intellectual property
  • Promotion agreements

Employment Law

We can help you with a range of legal employment requirements.  These include:

  • Compromise Agreements
  • Capability procedural advice
  • Redundancy procedural advice
  • Contracts of employment
  • The review and drafting of staff hand books
  • Directors service agreements
  • Consultancy agreements

Our company and commercial department also specialises in the following practice areas:

  • Waste Management
  • Healthcare
  • University spin outs
  • High technology companies
  • Software as a service and licensing
  • Broadcasting, media and communications
  • Solar Farms and other renewables
  • Advising on tenders and procurement processes

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01462 458711
Welwyn Garden City
01707 887 700
0203 327 9001