Getting your deals done

The team provides a fresh approach to corporate legal services – it is relationship driven and enjoys longstanding partnerships with clients.

Key to any transaction is ensuring that you access the correct advice from the outset and instruct advisors who want to get your deal done. For expert legal advice for your business call our corporate law solicitors at Taylor&Emmet on 0114 218 4051 or contact us online.

Taylor&Emmet LLP’s reputation for its corporate finance work is growing fast. Our lawyers have won awards for their deal making abilities and are described as “helpful, courteous and efficient” by the Legal 500. Most importantly, they are focused on helping you achieve your objectives as quickly and painlessly as possible.

We understand that every transaction is of paramount importance to the strategic aims of our clients. The advice we give is tailored accordingly and the approach we adopt is pragmatic. Our aim is not to give you a lecture on the law, but to get your job done.

If we sound like the corporate finance lawyers for you, why not get in touch and let us know how we can help?


Coronavirus: How to minimise the risk and disruption

The Covid-19 outbreak is resulting in significant confusion for businesses, large and small. How exactly should you manage this unprecedented crisis?



There are various options open to you, should you wish to issue or transfer shares in your company to family members, or an investor in return for capital.


A successful business acquisition or sale is reliant on a team effort. Taylor&Emmet solicitors have been successfully working in partnership with individuals and companies to achieve their aspirations...


Starting a new business or developing a new idea can be extremely daunting particularly when faced with the many legal obstacles you have to overcome to get where you want to be. Taylor&Emmet LLP has a dedicated team of business specialists...


There are several ways in which you can structure your business. Which is best for you will depend upon what factors are important to you: flexibility, start up costs, tax issues, ongoing administration, risk...


Often businesses develop over many years or through a series of acquisitions to the point where its structure is no longer appropriate. This could be for a variety of reasons – maybe the original synergy between...


You can appoint us to act as your company secretary. We will maintain your statutory books and make the necessary filings at Companies House, as and when required.


You might wish to offer employees shares in your company to incentivise them. It is a great way to add value by giving staff the possibility of receiving dividends when the business is performing well.


Those of you who are directors may have been asked to enter into a personal guarantee with your bank, as this is one of the most common forms of securing a company’s liabilities..


Collaboration is becoming an increasingly popular way for companies to develop new products, expand into new markets and diversify their operations. However, whilst two heads may be better than one, how do you ensure that your interests are protected?


An LLP is a form of legal business entity that gives the benefits of limited liability but allows its members the flexibility of organising their internal structure as a traditional partnership. They are intended for businesses which carry on a trade or profession...


This area of commercial law requires some direction from legal specialists who apply their knowledge on a daily basis.. As a business person you may not be involved in MBO’s or MBI’s more than once in your life, hence, this area of commercial law requires...


Even the strongest business relationships can be strained in times of adversity. Comprehensive and astute planning is an essential part of creating a successful business partnership. Our lawyers will provide information on important aspects of your partnership...


Buy-backs are an alternative to purchasing shares from other shareholders and are particularly useful if the company has sufficient cash, but you, as an individual, do not.


Shareholders’ agreements can be useful in a wide variety of situations, particularly as they set out what will happen in the event of dispute or deadlock.



Owner buyout of major motor dealership

Taylor&Emmet acted for the vendors of one of Sheffield’s main motor dealerships in successfully negotiating and finalising an innovative deal with a novel deal structure.

Sale of the entire issued share capital of a leading precision engineering company

Taylor&Emmet acted for the shareholders of one of Derbyshire’s leading precision engineering companies on their successful exit.

We acted for the vendors through a lengthy negotiation process which lasted more than eight months, with the deal being renegotiated and restructured on a number of occasions as a result of the changing requirements of the
purchaser’s funders.

Acquisition of the business and assets of a competitor business by a South Yorkshire based international manufacturer

Taylor&Emmet coordinated an in-depth due diligence exercise and complex negotiations relating to certain ongoing liabilities of the target business under tight time limitations, in order to bring the deal to a successful conclusion.

Sale of the entire issued share capital of a well known north east retailer

Taylor&Emmet acted for the shareholders of a well known retail company based in the north east of England in respect of the sale of the entire issued share capital of the company for approximately £1.5 million.

Commercial pressures meant that this deal was negotiated and concluded from start to finish in five days.



22 January 2021


  • Rob Moore

    Rob Moore

    Corporate & Commercial
    0114 218 4051
  • Tom Haywood

    Tom Haywood

    Corporate, Commercial & Insolvency
    0114 218 4306



We have legal experts near you

If you are interested in understanding how Taylor&Emmet can help you then please contact:

Rob Moore

Rob Moore

Corporate, Commercial & insolvency

Tel: 0114 218 4051

Mobile: 07766520741

Email Rob

Office: Sheffield