Business start-ups

Now you’re ready to make a business out of your brilliant idea. We can help you set-up the business, taking care of all the legal arrangements.

Beth de Cruz, Brentwood
Elizabeth de Cruz, commercial property specialist in Brentwood

Business start-up solicitors: Expert legal advice

Setting up a new business is exciting but it can be daunting too. When you’re starting out in business, there are so many things to think about.  The structure of your business is an important consideration becuase it will affect lots of things in the future – from who makes decisions to how much tax you’ll have to pay and much more besides.

Our expertise

Our commercial solicitors are experts in all aspects of business law. Our experts in company formations can talk you through the advantages and disadvantages of various possible business structures and other aspects of starting-up including:

  • sole trader 
  • partnership 
  • limited company 
  • limited liability partnership
  • liability
  • risk
  • assets
  • regulations
  • share option schemes

Comprehensive legal service

Our commercial team are experienced in all aspects of business law, so you can be sure of a comprehensive and joined-up service with Tees. Our commercial team can call on the expertise of colleagues across our organisation, for example in employment law, commercial property, litigation and business finance

What to do next

If you want to find out more, speak with one of our commercial team.  

Our specialist lawyers are based in:

  •     Cambridgeshire: Cambridge
  •     Essex: Brentwood, Chelmsford, and Saffron Walden
  •     Hertfordshire: Bishop's Stortford and Royston 

But we can help you wherever you are in England and Wales. 

Call our Company and Commercial solicitors on 0800 0131165

Call us for an initial consultation at no obligation. Alternatively, please fill out our enquiry form and a solicitor will contact you.

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Tees coronavirus update

We’re open and here to help you. We’re running as normal with our employees all working from home.

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You can call us as normal on 0800 013 1165 or email us:

You can also find contact details for all our advisers here. 

As a flexible and technologically-adept firm, we already had many home-working systems in place. We have now rolled this technology out to all our employees working for clients, so they can continue to work normally - and from home.

If you are a client, please be assured you can get in touch with Tees and we are still working on your case. To replace face-to-face meetings, we have the facilities to do video-conferencing, conference calls or just speak on the phone, as you need.

Due to the circumstances, please call us if you would have wanted a home visit, and we can organise the best and safest way of being in touch.

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