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.
What can footballers teach us about breach of contract?
James Dickinson, solicitor in the sports sector team at Harrison Drury, looks at how a dispute between Sunderland AFC and two of its players raises the issue of dealing with…
Using winding-up petitions to recover debts
James Robbins, senior associate solicitor in Harrison Drury’s insolvency and business recovery team, looks at instances where it might be useful to consider a winding-up petition to recover a debt.…
Are electronic signatures legally binding?
In light of the recent Law Commission paper regarding ‘Electronic Signatures’, Robert Orkney, trainee solicitor, with Harrison Drury, considers what this may potentially mean for electronic execution and validation of…
How the ‘experience economy’ is changing the hospitality sector
Silas Heys, head of Harrison Drury’s hospitality and leisure team, looks at how guests’ changing expectations and other social factors are placing greater demands on hospitality businesses. Primarily because of…
Planning Ahead for Later Life – your financial, legal and care choice (15/10/18)
Harrison Drury, Brewin Dolphin, The Good Care Group and Home Instead (South Lakes) have partnered to deliver a free seminar providing information on Planning Ahead for Later Life. Presenters from…
The Future of Farming
Hosted by Barclays, Harrison Drury Solicitors and Towers & Gornall Chartered Accountants, this event is aimed at giving those owning and managing agricultural and farming businesses expert guidance and advice…
Getting your commercial properties ready for new EPC Regulations
With new Energy Performance Certificate Regulations looming from 1 April 2020, property lawyer Allan Sumner looks at what landlords must do to get their properties ready. The minimum EPC standard…24/07/18
A guide to retirement planning for business owners
Eve Carter, head of private client at Harrison Drury, outlines the key five areas that business owners need to address when doing their retirement planning. Like most things in life,…