Commercial Law

In ever-changing markets, business success is underpinned by robust contracts.

Commercial Law

Overview

We advise businesses on the risks and opportunities that lie within existing contracts. These include liability, scope, exclusivity and termination triggers. The range of sectors in which we have acquired specialist knowledge sets us apart from other law firms.

The technical expertise we have is complemented by an ability to provide agile, creative and prompt solutions to your most demanding commercial law issues. Our reputation means we are regularly sought out to handle the more complex cases.

Working with us, you will find we take a collegiate approach throughout the firm, drawing on relevant expertise wherever necessary. This meansĀ  you are always backed up by significant legal firepower. For instance, we work closely with our Disputes Department, meaning that should an issue become litigious, you will have seamless support.

Because we routinely draft and negotiate commercial contracts, we are extremely well positioned to analyse and apply existing contract terms. And as we do this across so many sectors, we can apply lessons learned from complex contracts in one sector to relevant issues you face in your own.

Travers Smith has a select network of overseas law firms who refer clients to us for our commercial expertise. This has led to a further area of specialism in advising overseas clients on international contracts which are governed by English law.

We are ranked as a tier 1 practice for for Commercial Contracts in The Legal 500 2020.