Scale Up Legal Packages
A City Law Firm is an award-winning law firm based in the City of London and Croydon. We pride ourselves on our friendly and approachable team who are on hand to help and support you and your business.
We work closely with many start-up businesses, scale-ups, those seeking investment and more established businesses. We understand the needs of an expanding business at each key stage, especially when it comes to legal documents, cash flow and protecting your brands.
We offer a range of packages which can also be tailored to your business needs and budget.
Our prices are tailored to be fixed or capped so you always know what you are paying and can effectively budget. Our flexible payment options will also help you to manage your cash flow.
|An Initial comprehensive meeting to discuss|
|Exclusive invitation to all our events|
|Access to a dedicated client manager and a solicitor|
|Consideration for SEIS/EIS or R & D funding / investment / introductions to our network (Help structuring the business for advanced assurance SEIS/EIS if seeking investment)|
|Complimentary calls / emails to finalise draft documents|
|Reviewing company structure and ensuring its correct ; tax efficient and suitable for your plans going forward|
|Preliminary advice & audit on whether your key legal documents are appropriate and up to date|
|Review and update shareholders agreement. Considering adding drag along / tag along clauses & what happens on exit of a shareholder, sale of shares or death of shareholder|
|Review and update, directors service level agreements and employment contracts if have copies. Drafting costs if not in place are separate|
|Check you have an up to date staff handbook or policies (suggest minor amendments and additional policies if applicable). Creation of the handbook is extra if required|
|Audit of all intellectual property registrations and assignments. Ensuring that IP are in the right classes and countries|
|Advice on whether to set up new classes of shares or amend your share capital|
|Preliminary review of your commercial contracts and supplier and update agreements|
|Review of Term Sheet|
|If appropriate we can assist and apply, subject to criteria and business plan, for SEIS / EIS advance assurance possible for incoming investment|
|Draft NDA & Assignment or licence for your IP|
|Review and general advice in relation to any claims against the company and what must be disclosed to the investor or can be done to mitigate the issues|
|Discussion about due diligence requirements of investors, check list and audit|
|Retainers are offered depending on the client’s needs so you spread these costs over 12 months.|
Individual Company documents
|Company registration||From £200||plus VAT|
|Bespoke Articles of Association||From £1000||plus VAT|
|Shareholder Agreement||From £1500||plus VAT|
|Director Service Agreement||From £750||plus VAT|
|Employment contract||From £750||plus VAT|
|Option Agreement||From £1000||plus VAT|
Individual Commercial documents
|Franchise agreements||From £1500||plus VAT|
|Joint venture agreements||From £2000||plus VAT|
|Business terms and conditions||From £750||plus VAT|
|Website terms and conditions||From £500||plus VAT|
|Supplier Agreement||From £500||plus VAT|
|Distribution or marketing agency agreement||From £1500||plus VAT|
Data Privacy/ GDPR
GDPR package which includes:
|From £1500||plus VAT|
|Trade mark application||From £350||plus VAT|
Our approach to Business Law:
Our commercial lawyers appreciate the value of clear concise legal advice when running a business enabling you to focus on the core elements of your business, rather than dealing with legal jargon. We take time to understand our clients’ businesses so that we can work with you to achieve your goals and ensure that we offer the advice and solutions that best fit your requirements.
We offer fixed fees and agreed retainers to suit all budgets and requirements.
What do our clients say about us?
“the supportive, personal and proactive approach got our merger across the line. We would like to thank the Commercial Team for their commercial expertise and robust approach.”
“My solicitor at A City Law Firm worked tirelessly and with the utmost professionalism on my behalf”