Starting a new business can be an exciting but often daunting experience, whether your first time or your twentieth.  Money can be scarce, the learning curve often huge and the decisions that need to be made can feel complex and risky.  And that is before you have even thought about the legal elements involved.

Lee & Thompson’s multi-disciplinary team of lawyers is experienced in working with entrepreneurs across the creative industries advising on starting successful businesses and putting the basic structures in place that will enable a new company to thrive.

From protecting a concept, drafting contracts and shareholders agreements, hiring your first employees to the more complex challenges faced by new business founders, we will advise on how to avoid common pitfalls and how to protect yourself as your business grows.

We offer a free 1-hour consultation to start-ups to discuss the basic legal requirements for your business and to answer any particular concerns you have.