COVID 19 Update

During the present public emergency, the offices of Wood Sherwood LLP will be closed to members of the public except in the case of pre-arranged appointments, where considered necessary. Essential staff are continuing to work from the office, whilst others are working remotely, in order to provide a full range of services to our clients.

For the time being and until further notice, we will not be able to visit any individual or care home out of the office because of the risk of infection for our staff and our most vulnerable clients We remain happy to discuss matters with clients by telephone and to take instructions and will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum.

Please continue to contact us using the details at the foot of this page. In addition, in order to discuss an appointment or delivery of documents, please ring 01759 302791

Services for Businesses

For Individuals

We also offer comprehensive legal services for individuals.

General Commercial

Solicitors and legal services for individuals

Running a business is not easy regardless of whether you are a sole trader or large national company. At Wood Sherwood we understand how business works and the pressures that you can be under. For this reason our commercial team aims to minimise the 'hassle factor' when dealing with legal matters to let you get on with running the business.

We achieve this by being business like, offering practical advice and by speaking in plain English. Our team has the resources to assist businesses on a variety of Commercial services.

If you form your company Wood Sherwood will ensure that the company will be formed with a share structure to suit your individual needs and that the proper amount of shares will be issued to the right people.

Any company's legal obligations to third parties such as suppliers, contractors or agents are numerous and varied. Our Commercial team has wide experience in preparing and advising on, for example:

  • Terms and Conditions of Trading
  • Outsourcing contracts
  • Long-term supplier and manufacturing agreements
  • Contracts for the appointment of distributors and agents Consultancy agreements
  • Franchises Joint ventures

Whatever the legal niceties of these sorts of transactions, our main aim is always to achieve a practical and commercially sensible solution in plain English which is easily understandable by both parties.

If you wish to make an appointment, or ask us a question please contact us.