Our legal team works closely with our many specialist partners and staff supporting corporate and private clients. This joined-up approach means you no longer have to source and brief individual firms. With our holistic offering, you can keep your tax, accounting and legal affairs together in the hands of the trusted advisers who know you best.

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Legal services

Joined up law, tax and business advisory

To succeed in today’s increasingly complex and regulated business environments, you need to move quickly and confidently. Our legal practice works closely with other services across Moore Kingston Smith to offer our clients comprehensive and efficient solutions.

Our collaborative and flexible approach means we’re able to bring expert legal support to the business opportunities and challenges that you face, whether you’re a corporate, a private individual or a not for profit client.

Not only are we a trusted pair of hands for your legal and business affairs, but because we’re able to combine and harness insights from across all our advisory services, we can help you act decisively to achieve your goals.

Our solicitors focus on legal services in the following areas:

Corporate clients

  • Company law and general business law advice
  • Group reorganisations, including capital reductions and share buybacks
  • Investments, shareholders’ agreements and joint ventures
  • Share incentives, including EMI share schemes
  • Employee Ownership Trusts
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Limited Liability Partnerships

Private clients

Charities and not for profit

  • Charity law and regulation
  • Charity formation, registration, incorporation, mergers and collaboration
  • Governance, including trustees’ duties and responsibilities
  • Permanent endowment and restricted trusts
  • Charity disputes and Charity Commission reports and inquiries
  • Trading companies
  • Fundraising
  • We also advise schools, social enterprises, Royal Charters and religious charities on canon law.