Corporate Law And Mergers & Acquisitions Solicitors

Our specialist corporate lawyers provide high-quality, commercially-astute legal support to assist businesses like yours in achieving your key objectives.

The corporate team draws on its vast experience in a broad range of sectors, both domestic and international, and works closely with other transactional specialists at Hugh James to provide a seamless premium quality service.

We work hard to ensure we have a thorough understanding of our clients’ business which allows us to be proactive, commercial and innovative.

We deliver cost-effective and proactive corporate legal services to employers large and small.

Our range of corporate services includes:

  • mergers and acquisitions (public and private);
  • equity and debt investments including private equity;
  • joint ventures;
  • listings and compliance with ongoing obligations;
  • management buy-outs and buy-ins;
  • restructurings;
  • corporate governance;
  • directors' duties and responsibilities; and
  • partnerships.

Key contact

Gerallt Jones is a Partner and head of the Corporate/Commercial team. He leads a thriving practice that attracts a high calibre of local, national and international clients.

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"An expansion of this nature is not a step we take lightly the team at Hugh James were once again a huge support in helping us through the process to secure this important acquisition as we continue to grow the business. We have a long-standing relationship with Hugh James and the team there are always prepared to act promptly and effectively on our behalf.”

Mark Colcomb, Celtic Manor Resort Vice-President, Finance and Support


I would also like to thank our team from Hugh James for their support in helping us to conclude this deal. As always, their advice and guidance was invaluable.

Dai Walters | Chairman, Walters Group


We are very grateful to Gerallt and the team at Hugh James for their first class support in helping us to complete this deal. They have a great understanding of the food and beverage sector which was invaluable in helping us to reach an agreement with an industry leading business.

Glyn Jones | Cariad Cool Water (formerly Princes Gate Cool Water)


They were very helpful, responsive and talked us through everything. It was a really good process and they acted very much in our interest. They're very supportive.

Chambers and Partners UK


He is well regarded, sensible and has a very good reputation. He gives good advice and clearly knows this area of law very well.

Chambers and Partners UK

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