Contracts & Agreements

Contracts and agreements are crucial to protecting the interests of your business and limiting exposure to risk. In order to ensure your business contracts are fit for purpose it is prudent to seek specialist legal advice from an experienced commercial solicitor.

To provide maximum protection to your business, commercial contracts and agreements must be drafted or reviewed with the specific operations of your business, circumstances of your commercial relationships and the context of the wider industry in mind.

Holmes & Hills solicitors has a team of commercial lawyers experienced in working with manufacturing and engineering companies of all sizes, preparing and drafting contracts with an understanding of the diverse and challenging nature of the manufacturing industry, typical commercial relationships in the sector and understanding of the types of clauses that are most applicable to the varied contractual relationships that exist. The experience of our team of solicitors servicing the manufacturing industry includes working as in-house Counsel to a global, US listed manufacturing company based in Berlin, regularly reviewing and drafting contracts and agreements for the company.

Circumstances in which our team can assist you include:

Obtaining specialist legal advice when embarking on a new contractual relationship can help minimise any future risk to your business and allow you to confidently move forward with your business strategy or the specific business opportunity available to you.

When you approach Holmes & Hills you will receive pragmatic and commercially astute advice from solicitors experienced in dealing with directors and management of highly successful businesses within the sector.

Getting advice on your contracts

From five offices across Essex and Suffolk, our team service engineering and manufacturing clients across the region. Call 01376 320456 (Essex) or 01787 275275 (Suffolk) to speak to a specialist solicitor today.


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Rachel Astill
Rachel Astill

Corporate & Commercial Associate in Manufacturing Team
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ra@holmes-hills.co.uk


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