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Commercial

Our commercial solicitors understand how businesses in the private sector operate and advises its business clients throughout their life cycle, covering start up, growth, success and failure, so we know every key legal issue which affects them.

From our Sheffield base, we advise clients on a wide range of commercial law matters from terms and conditions of business and agency/distributorship agreements to complex multi-party documentation often found in heavily regulated industries. The work we do requires us to have an appreciation, not just of the legal issues, but also the underlying commercial objectives. As a result of working with a broad range of business clients we have developed considerable sector knowledge of specific industries.

Wake Smith's commercial legal team provides a complete service for commercial matters and intellectual property matters which covers all of the following issues and more:

  • General commercial contracts
  • Agency agreements
  • Distribution agreements
  • Supply agreements (terms and conditions, services and outsourcing agreements)
  • Procurement procedures/tendering
  • Copyright and image rights licensing
  • Trade mark registration and licensing
  • Brand sponsorship
  • Licensing
  • Confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements

Wake Smith is recommended in The Legal 500* for its corporate and commercial expertise.

Commercial Team

Duncan Shepherd
Director and Head of Company Commercial

John Baddeley
Director

Rebecca Robinson
Associate Solicitor

Gavin Hesketh
Solicitor

Our Clients Say

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Lee Gaddes
The Legal 500
Mr G
Mr T from Chesterfield

"John Baddeley has represented me and my business in several aspects of corporate and commercial matters. He is an exceptional solicitor, his commercial experience resonates through his practical advice. I have already recommended John to clients and friends and I will continue to do so."

Lee Gaddes

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Sheffield Head Office
No1 Velocity
2 Tenter Street
Sheffield
S1 4BY
Tel: 0114 266 6660
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