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Our team of Start-Up Solicitors has vast experience working with start-ups in a variety of sectors, providing flexible, commercially-focussed legal advice designed to help small businesses grow.

We have advised companies from a multitude of areas including software, electronics, medicine and healthcare, biotechnology, digital and new media, and advanced manufacturing.

Whatever stage your business is at, whatever issues your company may face, we have the skills and first-hand experience to assist.  Our technology and innovation sector experts advise businesses across the Northern Powerhouse and beyond.

The future success of our industries will depend on our ability to develop new technologies and to innovate.

We are here to support that success by ensuring that businesses have the legal advice and expertise they need to succeed.

We have experts who specialise in:

  • Finance for start-ups and spin-outs
  • Development capital
  • Intellectual property
  • Commercial contracts
  • Licensing
  • Joint ventures
  • SEIS and EIS investment
  • Employment and consultancy agreements
  • Restructuring
  • Tax

We have experience of helping technology-based businesses from start-up or spin-out through to exit, providing legal support at all stages along the way.

Whether you require our help in relation to contracts, funding, ownership structures, protecting intellectual property or retaining and incentivising the brilliant people who are key to your business, we know how to do it.

We also provide a range of innovative and flexible pricing models for our services, so that we can ensure we deliver what you need in the most cost-effective way possible.

With offices in Leeds, Sheffield and York our dedicated lawyers are increasingly receiving recognition (at both a regional and national level) for their expertise and knowledge of the widest range of legal issues that arise in technology and innovation.  This is across the board, whether transactional, advisory or contentious and backed up by the positive feedback our team regularly receives from clients.

For comprehensive, expert advice on all aspects of technology and innovation, get in touch today.  If you would like to speak to one of technology and innovation experts group lawyers, contact Jonathan Oxley.

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