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Business sales

“I was very grateful to Andrew James at OnHand Counsel for taking on the legal duties at short notice concerning the acquisition of my company. Andrew was understanding, dedicated and diligent from the outset and also right through to the completion day when he was literally ‘on hand’ to support, assist and advise.”  Andrew Johnston (sale of Quiller Publishing) see more

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Joint ventures and shareholder arrangements

“I needed help with a shareholder agreement for my new business as well as IP advice to ensure my IP was protected. Andrew was extremely knowledgeable and gave concise and clear responses to all my questions. He explained things in plain English to me which really helped!  Andrew provided a great service in excellent time and I would recommend OnHand Counsel.” Vanessa Moulton see more

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Corporate and commercial law

“I sought the services of OnHand Counsel to serve as both legal counsel and a business adviser, akin to a mentor. In the entrepreneurial landscape, establishing trust with key individuals who can provide guidance and act in the best interests of the entrepreneur, business, company, and overall direction is paramount. Andrew successfully fulfilled these roles, offering invaluable advice and acting in alignment with the overarching objectives.” Jonathan Greenwood, XYZ IP Holdings Limited see more

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Unbeatable value

If you get any scoped quote from any traditional full-service law firm’s company commercial department for any work within my areas of expertise, I will 1/ match it; 2/ knock at least 15% off it; and 3/ provide the service with a more experienced level of expertise and service.

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