Strong legal support for businesses who want to invest in a strong economy

The UK has a favourable tax and regulatory framework with the least barriers to entrepreneurship, an excellent transport and communication infrastructure, a well deserved reputation for creativity and innovation and a skilled and flexible workforce.

The real estate investment market – for both corporations and individuals – offers excellent options for both those looking for safe, long term yields or higher risk opportunities. UK residents enjoy a high standard of living, education and recreation.

And the City of London, where we have a strong base, is the financial centre of the UK and the home of many global companies. Our fellow members of Interleges are based throughout the world and so can provide local support – in your language.

Whether you are looking to set up a business, identify and purchase a business, find a suitable agent or distributor, secure suitable real estate investments or to use the UK as part of your personal tax planning, Royds Withy King has the relevant lawyer and professional contacts to help you.

A large number of our clients are either headquartered overseas or have significant assets or operations abroad and we act for many international corporations – both large and small.

Our credentials

“What the team is known for: Acts for a range of clients including large owner-managed businesses and public listed companies in corporate reorganisations, sales and a variety of other corporate and private equity backed transactions. Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “The firm has carved out a unique position in its local markets by providing a truly client-focused service, giving clients direct access to experienced professionals and at a reasonable cost.” “Everyone we deal with at Royds Withy King is very approachable and friendly, and we are very happy that they make sure to take the trouble to fully understand our objectives.” Work highlights: Advised the owners and shareholders of Prob-Solve Group on the sale of the company to Exquip Network Services. Acted for Socomec SA on the £22 million merger of the group’s UK subsidiaries Socomec and Socomec Sicon. Notable practitioners: Katharine Mortimer (Band 3) focuses her practice on MBOs and restructuring matters for clients in the healthcare sector. Clients describe her as “detail-conscious and meticulous in her approach to transactions, with a thorough understanding of corporate law principles.”” Chambers 2017 South West

“Associate Rishi Ladwa (Associate to watch) of Royds Withy King has “a commercial and corporate knowledge and personable approach that makes him a pleasure to deal with,” according to clients. He is known for his strong corporate transactional practice.” Chambers 2017 Thames Valley

“Clients of Royds Withy King praise its ‘effective, one-team approach’, ‘understanding of client’s requirements and objectives’, and ‘tailored solutions’. David Cavaliero leads the team, which acts for owner-managed businesses, and public and private equity owned companies. It is particularly strong in handling transactions between £2m and £15m.” Legal 500 2016 South West

Contact us now to find out how our lawyers can help to keep your business ahead of the curve.

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