Corporate

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Waterfront’s team of corporate solicitors offers expert legal advice on a wide range of corporate matters, including setting up a business, venture capital, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions.

Waterfront’s corporate solicitors team have been in high demand, recently completing a number of substantial value and high profile deals. Highlights include advising on the sale of Realla, the UK’s largest free-to-list online search engine for commercial property, which was reported in The Financial Times. The team has completed a number of high-profile fundraising rounds for clients, including $50m of growth financing for long-standing client Workable and pioneering new client Exseed Health Limited, who were rated by Forbes as the number one Start Up to Watch in 2018.

Mergers and Acquisitions Venture Capital & Joint Ventures

  • Deal structure
  • Due diligence
  • Seed and angel capital
  • Series A/B/C funding
  • Share purchase agreements
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Convertible loan notes
  • Advanced subscription agreements
  • Constitutional documents
  • Post completion matters

Corporate Advisory

  • Corporate governance
  • Statutory and regulatory compliance
  • Shareholder relations
  • Reorganisations and restructuring
  • Succession planning

Setting Up and Running a Business

  • Company incorporations
  • Constitutional documents
  • Corporate group structures
  • Company secretarial services
  • Registered office services

Our law firm acts for clients of all sizes across all industry sectors and have particular experience and expertise in advising entrepreneurs and investors in the IT & technology and media sectors who value our specialist knowledge and the pragmatic, commercial approach we take.

Whether you are starting out in business, seeking funding to grow your business or considering exit strategies, we can provide you with cost-effective, expert legal advice.

For details of recent deals the team has advised on please see corporate deals page.

Recent Work

  • Advising streaming company Lenses.io on its recent acquisition by Celonis.
  • Advising long-standing clients Cubica Technology and Q6 Holdings on their recent acquisition by Chemring Group.
  • Assisting cyber security training platform Hack the Box on its Series A investment round.
  • Giving advice to Hotwire Public Relations Limited (part of the Enero Group) on its acquisition of McDonald Butler Associates.
  • Advising the shareholders of Anana Limited on its sale to Horizon Capital-backed Sabio Limited.
  • We hugely appreciate all the work from Angus, Matthew and Charlotte, going above and beyond all expectations. Lenses.io
  • Waterfront were a great asset to us in managing the acquisition. They were able to offer all the necessary expertise to get this deal done in the tight timeframe, and they proved invaluable in assessing all the possible implications as the deal developed. Angus and Charlotte made teaming up with FLYR Labs as straightforward as it could possibly be. Faredirect
  • A massive thanks to the team at Waterfront whose huge efforts were absolutely instrumental in helping us get this deal done. Cubica
  • Having Waterfront alongside us, doing what was the most important deal of the founders’ lives, was so reassuring. Their superb attention to detail, hard work and ability to explain and anticipate potential issues, ensured that we achieved the outcome we were targeting. We would highly recommend them, particularly to any fast-growing tech or media business. React News
  • Waterfront Solicitors provided outstanding legal services to Hotwire and the Enero Group in our recent acquisition of McDonald Butler. Waterfront’s team was first class across multiple specialities, including M&A and employment, and played an instrumental role in us meeting a tough timeline and achieving an excellent outcome. The team was very accommodating, despite our conflicting time zones, and willingly put in the extra effort to liaise with a multitude of stakeholders, both internally and externally, during the transaction. Once again, the Waterfront team have proved their worth. Hotwire PR
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