Services

FMGS is a full service commercial law firm specialising in all aspects of corporate law, commercial law, employment law, property law, transport law, as well as litigation and dispute resolution and wealth management.  A summary of the services we offer are below:

CORPORATE LAW

  • Formation of private limited companies, unlisted public companies, partnerships and LLP’s
  • Shareholder agreements, articles of association and other documents to govern internal regulation
  • Sounding-board for directors, partners and members
  • Structuring and execution of joint ventures and other investments
  • Sales and purchases of private companies, unlisted public limited companies, partnerships and LLP’s by way of shares or assets through various structures, MBO’s and MBI’s, acting for buyers, sellers and management or administrators and liquidators
  • Reorganisations

COMMERCIAL LAW

  • All types of commercial agreements including distribution agreements, agency agreements and terms of trade

EMPLOYMENT LAW

  • Full range of employment services including immediate advice
  • Document drafting including employment contracts, service agreements and handbooks
  • Representation at Employment Tribunals
  • Advice on TUPE, collective redundancies, whistleblowing and discrimination issues
  • Employment law training

PROPERTY LAW

  • All types of commercial property agreements and arrangements including leases, sale and purchase agreements acting for developers, investors, landlords, tenants, buyers and sellers

TRANSPORT LAW

  • Operator licence applications, variations and appeals
  • DVSA investigations
  • Transport based hearings (such as driver conduct hearings, public inquiry, Crown Court or Magistrates’ Court)
  • Interviews under caution
  • Regulatory issues such as over-loading, tacograph and construction and use
  • Clandestine entrants
  • Roadside stop issues and penalties
  • Disputes with HMRC

LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

  • Advice on business and commercial disputes for individuals, private limited companies, unlisted public companies, partnerships and LLP’s from the at the pre-litigation stage to the post-appeal stage
  • Breach of commercial contracts, warranties, guarantees and indemnities
  • Shareholder, director and partnership disputes
  • Injunctions
  • Appeals
  • Debt recovery

WEALTH MANAGEMENT

  • Wills and probate
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Non-contentious trust and probate issues

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

  • Providing advice and representation on environmental legal issues: including Waste Management; Pollution Control and Carriage of Waste
  • Representing business in their dealings with Environment Agency and local authority enforcement agencies
  • Defending Prosecutions

HEALTH AND SAFETY LAW

  • Advising on health and safety law
  • HSE and Local Authority Investigations
  • Defending Prosecutions