Commercial and technology

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Smooth running of your business with robust agreements that protect you and your customers.

Protecting your business and its assets is essential. You will also want to ensure consistency of approach across your whole business at both a corporate and operational level. You may also need support with specific requirements affecting your business sector such as regulatory issues governing financial services, healthcare, or operating an outsourced or franchised business.

If you run a business, your primary focus is most likely to be generating income and ensuring that your business runs efficiently. However, to help ensure that this is the case you will also need to protect your business against the unexpected.

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How Moore Barlow can help

Not all commercial relationships run smoothly and not everyone will have the same high business standards as you do. To protect your business, you will need to ensure that you have appropriate commercial contracts in place with suppliers, buyers, sellers and any other organisation that you have a financial relationship with. That’s where we can help.

As a business owner, you will also need to comply with numerous other legal and regulatory requirements. Some apply to all businesses, for example data protection – while others may be specific to your industry, such as financial or health regulations. You may work in a specific business sector such as IT or telecoms where there are unique commercial issues, or your business model may involve franchising or outsourcing.

However complex your professional needs, our commercial and technology solicitors can help you improve your efficiency with expertise in every aspect of commercial law. We take time to understand your business and apply specific legal advice to your corporate ambitions.

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Commercial contracts

Providing robust commercial agreements that provide you, your business, and your customers with protection.

IT & telecommunications

Providing you with the advice and guidance you require on all legal issues relating to IT and telecommunications.

IP & copyright

Helping to protect what’s yours, so that you can maximise returns from your intellectual property.

Data protection & privacy

Ensuring that you and your organisation are compliant with all data protection and privacy laws.

Franchising & licensing

Supporting franchisors and franchisees in using a shared business model and identity.


Giving you access to effective outsourcing that can save you time and money as well as deliver enhanced services to your business.

Regulatory advice

Helping ensure that you comply with rules and regulations to run your business efficiently.

We can also help with:

  • technology, media and telecoms (TMT)- advice on negotiating/drafting contracts and related areas
  • agency, distribution and resale arrangements
  • procurement of goods and services
  • supply for goods and services
  • collaboration, research and development agreements
  • e-commerce, online trading and distance selling
  • mergers and acquisitions – commercial law support in due diligence exercises
They pay attention to detail, are responsive to ideas, and the client’s needs are foremost.

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Our team of commercial solicitors

At Moore Barlow, we are lawyers by profession, but we do so much more than ‘just’ law. We establish bespoke relationships with each of our clients, based on trust. Meet our commercial and technology team below.

  • Dorothy Agnew
    Dorothy Agnew

    Partner | Commercial


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  • Belinda Walters
    Belinda Walters

    Partner | Commercial


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  • John Warchus
    John Warchus

    Partner | Commercial

    London City, Guildford

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  • Quintin Farley
    Quintin Farley

    Solicitor | Commercial


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If you want a professional and personal service from experienced commercial and technology lawyers, Moore Barlow are here to help. We are recognised by the Legal 500 for providing excellent, proactive, and responsive practice, in addition to ranking in the Chambers and Partners directory and The Times Best Law Firms list.

With legal specialists across all of these different areas, our experienced and respected commercial team are based in London, Richmond, Southampton, Guildford, Lymington, and Woking.

If you require advice or assistance from a commercial law solicitor, contact our team.

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