Boodle Hatfield 

Boodle Hatfield has been a long-term strategic legal advisor to family businesses for over 300 years, guiding families and their businesses to help achieve their commercial objectives. We provide a well-established multidiscipline team who advise some of the largest family businesses and their shareholders in the UK and internationally.

Our family business group has a specific focus on legacy and succession, governance and risk mitigation. We specialise in providing joined up, consultative advice that is sensitive and dealt in a discrete manner, focusing on the needs and governance of the family and shareholders.

We are proud of our ability to be the long-term strategic advisory partners for our clients, really understanding both their family and business ethos.

Boodle Hatfield is a full-service law firm that provides a range of legal advice including:

  • Private wealth, succession and legacy planning and private wealth disputes
  • Family business from both the individual and family side to business issues including governance and employment matters
  • Matrimonial issues including protecting family businesses in the event of a divorce and pre-and-post nuptial agreements
  • Philanthropy
  • General corporate and commercial matters including joint ventures, M&A, and corporate governance
  • Employment matters
  • Commercial and residential property
  • Commercial and property dispute resolution
  • Arts and luxury asset matters



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