Orr Litchfield’s corporate lawyers advise boards, directors, company secretaries and shareholders in listed, public and private companies on a broad range of company law issues that affect the day-to-day operation of their businesses through every stage of the company life cycle from the establishment of the company, through its development phase, to the exit whether by way of share sale, asset sale or otherwise.
Our Limited Companies service includes:
Company Formations, the preparation of new or amended Memorandum and Articles of Association, Board Meetings, Shareholders’ Meetings, Changes of Company Name, Share Issues, Share Option Agreements, the creation of Employee Share Schemes, the Reorganisation of Share Capital, the Increase of Share Capital, the reduction of Share Capital, a Company’s Purchase of its own Shares, Share transfers, Minority Shareholders Protection and Rights, Distributions, Regulatory Compliance, the Appointment and Dismissal of Company Directors, Directors Duties, Company Secretarial Services, Corporate Governance, Corporate Responsibility, Commercial Contracts, Mergers & Acquisitions.
Our corporate lawyers are supported by Commercial, Competition, Employment, Intellectual Property, Commercial Property & Real Estate and Planning & Environmental legal experts, where required, to provide a full Company support service.
We work closely with pensions, tax and financial advisors to help our clients establish, manage and exit their companies in the most efficient and effective way.
We regularly work on company matters internationally. Where required, we are able to obtain support for our clients from our international network of lawyers.