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

Business Contracts & Trading Agreements

When things go wrong it can get messy, very stressful and highly distracting for the business both in time and money and can even be seriously damaging…

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…

Business & Share Sales & Purchases

If you are thinking of selling or buying part or all of your business, you might be looking around for a business lawyer to help or you might just want…

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 your children’s…

Shareholders & Partnership Agreements

Getting the ‘what if’s’ documented will flush out issues and create a mutual understanding between you, your business partners, other shareholders and family…

Letting go of the Family 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 turned a legal agreement around very quickly and provided invaluable insight into the key points that needed addressing before signing. I can’t recommend her services highly enough and will definitely use her again for this type of work.” Chris Higgins

“I found Jane to be very conscientious and paid great attention to detail in ensuring the contract was well drafted. She took pains to ensure that I understood the legal connotations in the contract. I would highly recommend her services.” Robert Humphry

“Jane took care to think through all the elements of a  complex contractual business deal in a very time pressured situation and she worked hard to protect my interests.  I look forward to working with her again in the future.” Mark Ashmore

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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…