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.
Corporate lawyers who understand your business
We deliver cost-effective and proactive corporate legal services to employers large and small.
Our range of corporate services includes:
Recent corporate matters in which we have been involved include advising:
“They are far more than a law firm and, over time, have become our trusted advisors. Gerallt and his team have vast experience in doing deals like this with major corporations and we depend on their expert guidance from start to finish.”
David Jones, Princes Gate Spring Water
“Our relationship with Hugh James goes back decades and we know we can always rely on them to provide a first class service. This transaction was no exception: they played a key role in bringing a complicated deal to a successful conclusion within a tight timescale.”
Dai Walters, Walters Group
“They have always been available, always been accurate and have a breadth of services around a whole host of legal requirements.”
Chambers UK 2018
Hugh James has one of the largest standalone corporate and commercial departments in the country
Legal 500 2017
“The corporate team at Hugh James, led by Gerallt Jones, walked us through the minefield, offering top quality advice throughout. They were instrumental in getting us to the commercial position that we wanted, whilst enabling us to concentrate on continuing to run the business.”
Richard Cottrell, Managing Director of Vista Retail Support
“They are very impressive and have the resource to keep the momentum going in multidisciplinary deals.”
Chambers UK 2017
“Greg Williams and his team at Hugh James have given invaluable advice and support during the deal. In what was new territory for HLS, their expertise was much appreciated. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend their services.”
High Level Software (HLS)
“Headed by the ‘excellent and practical’ Gerallt Jones, Hugh James’ six-partner team has significant traction both locally as well as outside of Wales; in a London-related highlight, the firm advised the founders and shareholders of Broker Profile on its sale to AIM-listed Porta Communications. Greg Williams is well regarded for his transactional work within the healthcare sector.”
Legal 500 2016
The Hugh James team has an excellent track record of working with creative industry companies and this undoubtedly helped us navigate through what could at times seem a daunting process. Their combination of a real ‘can do’ attitude and a practical, commercial approach is refreshing – and greatly appreciated.
Andy Muggleton, Mongoose Sports & Entertainment
They are very professional and very experienced.
Chambers UK 2016
Hugh James did an excellent job on this important investment for us as a group. Gerallt and his team worked tirelessly, providing guidance of the highest calibre to ensure the deal completed within a tight timescale.
Sanjeev Gupta, SIMEC
This turned out to be a surprisingly complicated and elongated process and the advice and assistance provided by Hugh James to myself and the management team proved to be invaluable.
Keith Brooks, Vista Retail Support
I’m delighted with the way the team at Hugh James dealt with this transaction – they pulled out all the stops to ensure that the deal happened smoothly and in double-quick time. Hugh James really is a class act.
Ian Ryley, Pinnacle
I thank the team at Hugh James, who provided an excellent advisory service throughout the transaction and managed the process expertly for us at WSM.
Andrew White, Chief Executive Officer at WSM Communications Group