Corporate / M&A

Our corporate team is one of the strongest and most active teams in the Yorkshire region.

As corporate lawyers, we have a passion for our clients’ businesses which means we are with you every step of the way.

Therefore, we roll our sleeves up and make things happen by providing strong and practical commercial advice.

What we can do as corporate lawyers

Our corporate solicitors advise on all types of business transactions, strategic planning, structuring, IPOs and also share issues and private equity. For instance, we can provide assistance on other investments, shareholder arrangements, joint ventures, partnerships/LLPs, banking arrangements and also tax.

Along with this, we can also provide assistance with company secretarial services. These include helping you to maintain records and registers and meet all filing deadlines.

Finally, if you’re looking to accelerate growth through investment or are an investor looking for the next opportunity, then our Emerging Companies and Venture Capital specialists can help.

As corporate lawyers, we act for several of the largest and most well-known companies in Yorkshire and beyond.

Our corporate / M&A clients include:

JCT600, Moss Bros, Pavers, Reed Boardall, Enact, Support Warehouse,  Robertson Baxter, Thermos, Elmwood and YFM Equity Partners


Our Clients State Our Case

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Deborah Longbottom

Former Chief Finance Officer, Elmwood

“Gordons people are personal, smart and human. How many lawyers can you say that about?”

Chris Brooks

Founder, Support Warehouse

“Gordons demonstrated expert knowledge and were totally focused. They are personable, professional people.”

Stephen Baxter

Joint Managing Director, Robertson Baxter

“Gordons is a close and trusted adviser. Their pragmatic commercial approach is refreshing, solid and reassuring.”

Helen Oldham

Founding Director, NorthInvest

“We work with Gordons because we share the same ambition, values and culture”

Richard Waxman

Chairman, The Waxman Group

“We value Gordons’ uncomplicated and pragmatic advice and have enjoyed working with them for many years.”

Gary Wilson

Managing Partner, Endless LLP

"Gordons advise on our Enact Fund and some of the Partners personally. They’re down to earth, get things done and protect our interests."

Alex Peckham

CEO and Founder, ContentCal

"We have really valued the level of support and guidance provided by the team at Gordons, including on our Series A fundraise and eventual sale to Adobe."

Liam Chennells

Co-Founder and CEO, Detected

"Having a legal partner that is able to support ambitious objectives is critical. Working with Gordons has meant that we are in a strong position with the future in mind."