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Our Services

Making it possible for businesses, families and individuals

Our legal experts offer a full range of services

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.

Corporate and Commercial Services

Corporate & Commercial

Our expertise and depth of resource allows us to support and advise businesses at different stages of the business life cycle and on avariety of corporate transactions including: Mergers, acquisitions, re-organisation, business start-ups and new ventures.

Dispute Resolution

Most businesses will, at some stage, become embroiled in a commercial dispute, and this is when you need a fully committed legal team dedicated to fighting your corner.

Employment & HR

Our Employment solicitors provide a single point of reference for advice and practical assistance on employment issues.


Investigations and Court proceedings brought by statutory bodies, local authorities and professional regulators, have the potential to severely damage businesses and individuals, both financially, and in terms of their general reputation.

Retainer Services for Business

Whilst many of our clients enjoy accessing our services as-and-when they require them, our more frequent clients enjoy the ability to manage their ongoing costs.

Insolvency & Business Recovery

At Harrison Drury, we work closely with insolvency practitioners, businesses in financial distress, creditors and other stakeholders in relation to both contentious and non-contentious insolvency issues.

Home, Family & Private Client Services

Buying and Selling a Home

Buying a home is the biggest financial transaction most people will ever make and at Harrison Drury we have the expertise to guide you through the legal maze of buying, selling or re-mortgaging a property.

Divorce and Family Law

Facing separation or divorce can be overwhelming, complex and emotional. Therefore having the right legal support in place is crucial to get you the right result and prepare you for the next stage of your life.

Private Client

In particular, our lawyers have a strong track record of success in cases that involve high net worth individuals with complex asset structures, such as business owners, sports people and professionals.

Property & Construction Services

Agricultural Property

Our agricultural team have over 100 years of experience and are committed in not only providing specialist advice to their clients but also understanding your business and the challenges the rural industry faces.

Banking, Security & Refinance

When you are looking to develop and grow your business, obtaining finance can be a major hurdle and this is certainly true when dealing with your property.

Charity Property

We are proud of our association with a wide range of charities and other not-for profit organisations and our operations within this sector means we understand how important property assets are for our clients.

Commercial Development

Harrison Drury’s experienced commercial development lawyers understand the challenges you face in taking a deal from the initial concept through to completion. We deal with industrial sites and warehouses, offices, student schemes and retail and mixed use developments.

Landed Estates

Our Landed Estates specialist team is formed of experienced solicitors who deal with all aspects of property and ancillary trusts of Landed Estates, whether they are Settled Estates or other types of trust, drawing on the specialisms of our other departments as required. The key is knowledge and continuity.

Landlord and Tenant

Harrison Drury has a specialist team to advise you on all aspects of Landlord and Tenant law, whether you are a property investment company, have a buy to let portfolio, or you are a commercial tenant

Pension Property

The purchase of commercial property through individual and company pension schemes (SIPPs and SASSs) continues to be a popular option, as it offers not only asset diversification in a tax efficient way but can provide good return on investment.

Property Acquisitions and Sales

Whether acting for investment clients, clients for whom property is their business or clients who run their business from commercial premises we know sale and purchase transactions inside out and advise on all aspects of this process.

Property & Construction

Whether you’re a commercial landlord or tenant, a residential landlord, a home owner or a contractor, our specialist team can steer you through any type of property dispute by providing you with a high quality and cost effective service.

Residential Development and Plot Sales

With one of the largest property teams in the North West, Harrison Drury is at the forefront of plot sales and developments, with decades of experience of working on a variety of both small and large projects.

Wayleaves, telecommunications and utility agreements

Enabling utilities and communication services to businesses and the general public usually requires agreement with landowners for the grant of rights for the installation service media such as solar panels, masts, pylons, cables, pipes and substations.


Manage your privacy

How we handle your personal data

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) gives you more control over how companies like ours use your personal information and makes it quicker and easier for you to check and update the information we hold about you.

As part of our service to you, we will continue to collect, use, store and share your data safely and securely. This doesn’t require any action on your part.

For more detailed information view our Privacy Hub