Legal Services for Business
Our legal experts offer a full range of services to businesses
Harrison Drury is a leading and award winning regional law firm that dates its heritage back to 1901. Covering every business need our expert team of corporate and commercial lawyers are here to help you focus on the things that matter.
We focus heavily on our people and the values of our firm. Many of our solicitors have either trained with us or worked in larger city firms and have joined Harrison Drury because they are attracted to our friendly and dynamic culture and our inclusion in the prestigious Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to work for is testament to that.
Our job is to work in partnership with you to give you total peace of mind when it comes to your legal position. We do this by placing the breadth of specialist legal and commercial expertise of our team at your disposal to anticipate your legal and business needs and deliver solutions on the full range of issues any matter will involve.
We work on developing trusted relationships and we do that by making it our business to understand your business and your requirements on each matter so we can tailor the advice to your specific needs.
Parish hall sale opens door for new medical centre
A new medical centre for Chorley has moved a step closer to reality after a North West law firm concluded a deal to sell a parish hall. Harrison Drury solicitors,…
Harrison Drury team advises on sale of Ribble Fuel Oils
Harrison Drury’s corporate team has played a role in a major deal that has seen Preston-based Ribble Fuel Oils sold to NWF Fuels. The deal will drive further growth for…
Commercial solicitor Gill returns to Harrison Drury
Harrison Drury has added to its commercial litigation team with the appointment of solicitor Gill Ashcroft. Gill has re-joined the firm following a spell working for international law firm DAC…
Advanced manufacturing deal is rubber stamped
Harrison Drury has advised the owners of a Lancashire rubber manufacturer on its acquisition of a Cheshire counterpart in a seven-figure deal that will create substantial business growth. Dexine Leyland…
What effect could landmark gender case have on the future of sport?
Charlotte Hurst, of the Harrison Drury sports sector team and family law department, considers the gender ambiguities in sport raised by the recent case of South-African runner, Caster Semenya. In…
Senior promotion for Harrison Drury’s regulatory specialist
Harrison Drury has promoted senior associate David Edwards to the role of director. David, who joined the firm in 2012, is an experienced solicitor in regulatory law and also heads…
The ICO v Marriott International: The importance of due diligence in mergers
David Edwards, head of the Harrison Drury regulatory team discusses the key due diligence steps required under the GDPR framework, highlighted by the recent ICO investigation of Marriott International and…
Non-disclosure agreements – Are they being used correctly?
Emily Leeming, of Harrison Drury’s Employment team, shares her thoughts about non-disclosure agreements in the face of recent criticism surrounding their use. Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) have been the subject of…
British Airways data breach fine – What you need to know
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is set to impose a record financial penalty, of £183m, against British Airways (BA) for last year’s breach to its security systems. David Edwards, head…