SHAREHOLDER AGREEMENTS

Our teams have significant experience in preparing shareholder agreements for a variety of stakeholders, including the board of directors, founder shareholders, management teams and private and professional investors, together with all associated documents to ensure that the terms governing the relationship between the parties are clearly documented.

UNFAIR PREJUDICE PETITIONS AND DERIVATIVE CLAIMS

We have a wealth of experience in acting for shareholders and companies where it is alleged that the company’s affairs have been conducted in a manner which is unfairly prejudicial to the interests of an individual shareholder or shareholders.

DIRECTORS DUTIES, CLAIMS FOR MISFEASANCE

We are regularly instructed in both bringing and defending claims for misfeasance. On a regular basis we provide advice to directors with a focus on their statutory duties, in particular when businesses are not performing as would be hoped.

RESTRICTIVE COVENANT AND INJUNCTIVE PROCEEDINGS

We have a wealth of experience in acting on an urgent basis in both bringing and defending proceedings. We can draw on experts from a variety of fields of law to provide urgent technical advice to get you the best commercial result.

PARTNERSHIP DISPUTES

Our teams also have significant experience in drafting and preparing partnership agreements for respective partners in order to avoid and settle any disputes in the most appropriate manner. We also have a strong offering in acting for individual partners in respect of disputes that they might be involved in.