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Private Office provides business advice at every stage your company may require, whether its ad hoc advice on a specific transaction or on general retainer for everyday business needs.

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Commercial Safeguarding

Our commercial team is unique in that each of its lawyers is required to have first hand experience in dealing in dispute resolution – this is so that each of the team has a risk-averse outlook and can spot pitfalls which may typically be overlooked.

This policy provides our team with the know-how to know when to seek further advice from our other specialist Real Estate, Employment and Litigation departments.

Our team is broken down into specialists who can help your business matters such as:

  • Business to business contracts
  • Intellectual property advice and licensing
  • Employment and consultancy contracts
  • Consumer terms and conditions
  • Manufacturing and distribution agreements
  • Exclusivity, non-disclosure/confidentiality agreements

Precontractual negotiations

Precontractual negotiations

We also frequently assist with pre-contractual negotiations and the drafting of head of terms, competition and regulatory advice, and providing routine business assessments to ensure that your contractual arrangements still meet your business needs.

Need help with your commercial negotiations?

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Minimising risk

Minimise risk

Our focus is to ensure your commercial objectives are met while minimising the risks which may arise from your legal obligations. Our team is comprises of technical legal advisors, commercial realists, and experienced practitioners who ensure that whatever the concerns a business may have its legal foundations are not one of them.

The lawyers at Private Office are known for their comprehensive advice and drafting ability, each of which helps to turn a client’s needs into legally enforceable business arrangements.

Meet the Real Estate Specialist Legal Team

Jonathan Sara

Johnathan Sara

Head of Real Estate

Jonathan qualified in 2003 with a high-end niche London practice and met Private Office Director Phil Simmonds when they worked together at a renowned firm in West Sussex. Jonathan took a role as Head of Property with another top 500 law firm in central-west London before joining Private Office Legal Services.

Bruce Crabb

Bruce Crabb

Private Client/Residential/Commercial Conveyancing

Bruce Crabb is a partner of Austen Ryder Private Office Solicitors, having joined the firm when it joined with Austin Ryder & Co. Bruce has had an impressive career which began with Austin Ryder & Co in 1968 and continues with Private Office Legal Services. Bruce’s expertise is in both residential and commercial property transactions, and he has a wealth of experience drafting wills and managing estates and probate.

Maria Demetriou

Maria Demetriou

Development Property Transactions

Maria Demetriou has been qualified as a solicitor for over 20 years and in that time has diversified her legal knowledge by undertaking further training and diplomas in areas such as criminology.

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