Looking to buy or sell a business?

Our trusted commercial solicitors are here to help.

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We're in the business of supporting yours

If your business is for sale, or if you are looking to acquire a business, you will need expert commercial lawyers you can trust by your side to guide you through the process.

Why legal assistance matters?  No two transactions are ever the same, and each business will need assistance from a corporate solicitor to help with forward planning and strategic advice, to prepare the necessary contractual documentation, negotiate on their behalf, and to ensure that the correct company law procedures are followed.

Negotiating the best deal requires tenacity, creativity, flexibility, and strong project management skills, and that's how our company and commercial team can support yours through the intricate legal complexities when buying or selling a business.


Our Company Commercial Team can help with:

  • A business (or asset) sale 
  • A company (or share) sale 

Our Commercial Lawyers can support the whole process of drafting, negotiating and dealing with:

  • Heads of terms 
  • Due diligence
  • Key contractual documents including: a purchase agreement, Disclosure Letter, ancillary documents and  funding arrangements for the transaction.
  • Completion 

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Why choose us?

Our corporate solicitors based in Milton Keynes have successfully completed numerous UK and international sales and purchases of companies and businesses, ranging from small business sales to large and complex cross border transactions. Our team have wide-ranging experience across all sectors, ranging from traditional manufacturing to insurance brokers, car retail businesses, software developers and high-tech firms.

Don't just take our word for it, see what our clients are saying about us: 

“I was delighted with the help that was given to my company by Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors during its sale to the next owner. His work was quick and diligent and the costs were modest. You could not ask for a better service.”
John Doggart, Managing DirectorECD Limited

Contact our Corporate Lawyers now for a free quote or to make an appointment with Tim Roberts, Danielle Austin or Gemma Gurney.

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Company Commercial Team

  • Tim Roberts Senior Partner
    Company Commercial 01908 689356
    Tim Roberts is Head of the Department and the firm’s Senior Partner. He began his career as a solicitor in the City of London before moving to Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors Company Commercial department. He has over 30 years of experience in Company Commercial and specialises in all aspects of the sale and purchase of companies and businesses, including management buy-outs, corporate restructuring, banking and corporate finance.


  • Danielle Austin Senior Associate Solicitor
    Company Commercial 01908 689399
    Danielle Austin is a Senior Associate Solicitor who is experienced in dealing with Company and Commercial matters.


  • Gemma Gurney Solicitor
    Company Commercial 01908 689373
    Gemma is the newest member of our Company Commercial team.  After graduating from the University of Lincoln with an LLB, Gemma completed her Legal Practice Course at Leicester Institute of Legal Practice