General corporate advice that we give includes advising on:

  • annual general meetings including reviewing annual report and accounts, business reviews, directors' remuneration reports and notices of meetings
  • corporate governance issues including changes as a result of the UK Corporate Governance Code
  • share capital and shareholder rights including redenomination of share capital, class rights, conversion rights, redemption and transfer of shares or other securities and financial assistance issues
  • directors' indemnification and directors' and officers' liability insurance policies
  • the Bribery Act 2010
  • company formation and administration

We advise a range of clients including:

  • listed companies on the adoption and amendment of their articles of association to reflect changes in legislation and the Listing Rules and general market practice
  • directors of listed companies on share dealing rules and continuing obligations under the Listing Rules, the Disclosure and Transparency Rules and corporate law
  • overseas companies on setting up branch offices in the UK
  • investment banks and accountants on their standard form engagement letters

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