Our dedicated Corporate Team provide business owners and Directors with innovative, pragmatic and cost effective legal advice in relation to a range of business and company law matters.
We work with commercial clients to get to the core of their business so we understand their aims and business objectives. We then work collaboratively with them and with other professional advisors to ensure that the desired outcome is achieved, uncomplicating the legal process at every stage because that's our job and it ensures our clients can focus on the running of their business whilst rest assured we are dealing with the legal considerations in the background.
Clients return to us because we provide them with a complete service. If a client is looking to expand and buy a business and premises, we can involve our expert Commercial Property and Employment Teams who can deal with the property considerations and advise on personnel issues. If there are intellectual property or compliance concerns we bring our specialist Intellectual Property, Technology & Media Law and Litigations Teams on board to assist, at all times ensuring that you understand the work we are undertaking on your behalf and what this will cost.
Legal 500 2017: The Corporate Team were ranked in Tier 2 for Corporate and Commercial advice.
"FBC Manby Bowdler LLP reported a strong increase in transactional work in 2016, and the team was busy on a number of multimillion-pound deals for its target audience of SMEs in the manufacturing sector. Another area of focus is the health sector, where newly promoted partner David Preece undertakes a range of corporate and commercial mandates for veterinary and dental practices.
Practice head James Sage and Kam Johal are leading figures in the firm’s Wolverhampton office, and in Shrewsbury Stuart Rea is ‘technically good and comes across well with clients’. Rea’s caseload extends to the agricultural sector, where he has experience advising on significant cross-border acquisitions."
Partner and Head of the Corporate Department, James Sage, is recognised as a leading individual and was ranked in the Legal 500 'elite lawyers' list.