We work closely with founders and early-stage expanding companies to help them grow and achieve their ambitions.

Ashtons has market-leading experience in helping emerging businesses and high-growth start-ups navigate a wide range of commercial legal matters. Our lawyers effectively work as your in-house legal team, getting to know you and your business and understand the challenges and opportunities that are faced.

Take a look at our free guide to scaling up your emerging business for an initial idea of how we can help.

We understand the importance of providing a full-service offering to our clients. That’s why our team of lawyers from different practice areas, such as employment, litigation, corporate, and property, work closely with our commercial lawyers to provide a full service to our clients, ensuring that all legal aspects of their business are taken care of.

We can help you with everything from drafting and reviewing contracts to protecting your intellectual property and raising capital.

Our Emerging Companies Services

  • Business formation and structuring
  • Initial funding and growth
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Employee share options
  • Technology licensing
  • Data protection and information law
  • Collaboration and research agreements
  • Further investment and exits
  • Employment and HR
  • Commercial property
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Litigation and dispute resolution.

We pride ourselves on our ability to provide practical and commercial advice to our clients. We understand that every business is unique, and we work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and goals.

Emerging Companies Case Studies

Contact our Emerging Companies Solicitors

If you need legal assistance in relation to a scale-up or emerging company, please call us on 0330 191 4447, email enquiries@ashtonslegal.co.uk or fill in the enquiry form on the right-hand side of the page, and one of our specialists will be in touch.


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