Family-run businesses have special challenges that need special expertise

I’m Jane Latham, the family business lawyer, and I have a 20-year track record of creating the right solutions to keep the family and the family business secure


How I Help Family Businesses

Family working in the family business

Family. Business. Two words, two different meanings. Family is an emotive word. Business is about profit.  Does the emotion of your family’s business fit with…

Husband and wife in the business

Husband and wife businesses can be very successful but whilst your shared passion for the business is a powerful driver your personal relationship will affect…

Passing the family business to your children

When you have worked hard to build the family business you will want to be ensure that you pass on the business in the most secure way to protect…

Family business and your pension

How will you ensure that you have a pension from your family business and look after the family so that everything is fair?  Will you sell to an outside/third party?…

Conflict in the family business

There is a lot of emotion tied up with family-owned businesses: There may be ’sores’ or misunderstandings amongst family members. Some may feel..

Letting go of the business/time to retire

One of the biggest struggles for a family business owner is knowing when and how to start letting go.  Is this you: You don’t have a clear plan to extricate…

This is what my clients say:

“Jane provided clear and understandable advice from the outset. She covered the options using straight forward language and laid down the factors that needed to be considered. I was delighted with Jane’s work.”

Alex Marson

Marson & Sons

“I was recommended to contact Jane as I needed a contract tailored specifically to our needs.  Jane took the time to understand our business. She has a great eye for detail and I feel very confident in recommending her services.”

Justin Folker

Ninepoint & Unique Poster

“Jane was brilliant, she was good to work with and great at pushing back to make sure that I didn’t accept anything that may be detrimental to me in the future. Great professional, would definitely recommend her. Thanks Jane”

Edward Serrano

Yoga London Limited

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Call me now on a free, no obligation basis to find out more about
keeping you and your family business on a secure footing now and for the future.

Telephone: 01225 287516

Email: jane.latham(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)

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My approach is to work hard to understand the family dynamic, wheedle out or pre-empt the issues which affect even the closest and best run family owned businesses. Follow me on social media to read more…