Fox & Partners has advised numerous law firms and groups of lawyers on various aspects of practising law in London. The team have worked on the creation and restructuring of both traditional partnerships under the Partnership Act 1890 and the incorporation of limited liability partnerships under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000. Fox & Partners has assisted several U.S. based law firms to develop offices in London. Setting-up a new firm can be a daunting prospect because there are a huge number of legal, regulatory, practical and administrative issues to consider which can easily be overlooked. Having guided individuals and teams through the process of setting-up a firm on numerous occasions, we are well placed to address all of these issues.

How Fox & Partners can help…

  • we can guide you through the process of setting-up a practice, from assisting you with seeking SRA authorisation to drafting your firm’s partnership or LLP members’ agreement, stationery, terms of business and engagement letters
  • over the years we have developed a number of contacts from marketing and IT specialists to bank managers and property agents who can assist you to find suitable premises. Our own in-house office manager and accountant have very significant experience in the day-to-day running and management of a law firm and are on hand to provide assistance to clients who are in the process of setting-up a firm. Our clients are therefore able to benefit not only from our experience in the legal and regulatory aspects that arise but also our network of contacts and in-house expertise in the other aspects involved in setting-up a law firm.

Please call us on 020 7618 2400