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Avery Law is a modern boutique and redefining law firm for the changing legal-marketplace providing legal services with a resolute focus on corporate, commercial and banking. The firm fully embraces the virtual model, re-inventing the way in which sophisticated and value-driven advice is provided.

Global Expertise

Avery Law has built a substantial international reputation and has accumulated a wealth of experience in overcoming the complexities of cross-border and cross-jurisdictional activity. Through us, our clients can draw on the resources of trusted associate firms across the world. Since we are independent, and not confined to a formal network of international partners, we can hand-pick trusted local lawyers whose expertise precisely fits each client’s needs.

About Us

Established in 2012. The firm provides English law advice to corporates and private individuals from around the world on a wide range of transactional matters. The firm focuses on sectors which it has particular experience in and for that reason the partners provide a highly recommended and specialist service.
For a small firm Avery have an unrivalled capability.

We are a full service city law firm without the traditional law firm model with national and international reach. Our client portfolio includes start-ups, SME’s, entrepreneurs and private clients.

Because technical ability alone is not enough, we seek to build exceptional working relationships with our clients. By doing so, we are able to develop a deeper understanding of our clients’ businesses, provide commercially astute, innovative advice and create better business outcomes for our clients.

We focus our outcomes on integrity and pride and aim to use our expertise and commercial approach to benefit our clients offering a partner led and solution based cost effective service.

For a small firm we have an unrivalled capability. Our clients trust us with their most important transactions and projects because of our ability and approach to our work.
  • "Excellent service, highly recommended"
    DEPARIA ENVIROTECH

  • "Excellent from start to finish and went well beyond spec in managing my case and making sure I understood all aspects of what we were doing. Would 100% use them again and recommending to peers."
    SOCIAL CONCIERGE

  • "Excellent work on a significant, challenging Series A fundraising.”
    QLEARSITE

Our Expertise

Our team of highly experienced and commercially astute lawyers support clients across a full range of business matters and legal issues. Please use the navigation links below to find out more about our areas of expertise and the sectors in which we advise.

  • Corporate and M&A

    The firm's corporate practice is at the core of the firm. The partners between them have extensive experience of domestic and international transactions and through their time working for both large international law firms in private practice and forming and running the in-house practice of a large international energy company they have obtained comprehensive and practical experience in running both small and large corporate transactions.

    The firm provides a full corporate service to facilitate the structuring, financing and successful completion of domestic, international and cross-border corporate transactions with a particular focus on Europe, Africa and the CIS.

    The firm’s principal areas of corporate expertise include but are not limited to:

    Investments and fundraising (seed, series, venture capital and private equity);
    Mergers & acquisitions, takeovers and disposals;
    Joint ventures (both in the UK and cross-border internationally);
    Restructuring; and
    Corporate real estate acquisitions and disposals.

  • Banking and Finance

    In addition to the firm’s corporate practice, the firm has an established and strong banking and finance practice with experience in acting for both corporate and high net worth private borrowers in both domestic and international financing.

    The firm’s principal areas of banking and finance expertise include but are not limited to:

    Start-up finance including bridge facilities and convertible loans and convertible loan notes;
    Acquisition finance;
    Asset Finance;
    Real estate finance; and
    Aviation finance.
    The firm can advise on a wide range of banking documentation, including but not limited to: secured and unsecured facilities; term and revolving facilities; multi-currency facilities; guarantees, letters of credit; share charges; and debentures.

  • Commercial and IP

    We frequently provide commercial advice to clients on the following:

    Terms and conditions for the supply of goods or services (both for use offline and online on websites, platforms and smartphone apps);
    Collaboration and joint venture agreements;
    Distribution and manufacture agreements;
    Commercial agency contracts; and
    Web-related contracts and electronic signing platforms and formalities.

    We also have expertise advising on a range of intellectual property matters including the sale of and other forms of disposal of IP rights including warranty protection.

    We also advise and provide on-going support to both individuals and business in the entertainment industry with a particular focus on music licensing.


  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

    We advise in relation to a broad range of corporate and commercial disputes, disputes as to the proper construction of documents, shareholder and joint venture disputes and disputes following completion of M&A transactions. 

    A large number of corporate transactions today trigger litigation. This is important to understand in the preparatory and execution phases of transactions. We and our clients appreciate that an approach to a particular legal problem needs to be not only the best solution to that specific problem but also one that does not harm other aspects of the client's business.

    Our experience enables us to find practical and tailored solutions to the problems of international corporate clients as well as smaller enterprises across all industry sectors.


  • Financial Services Regulation
    The world of financial services regulation is in a constant state of flux. With regulatory change comes opportunity. We can support you in your objective to meet financial services regulatory needs, ensure your staff are up to date with new and forthcoming regulatory requirements and report on new regulations.

    More specifically, we can provide you with advice and assistance in the following areas:
    Advice on the impact of the Financial Services and Market Act 2000, its subordinate legislation and Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Rules on a firm’s business;
    Advice on the impact of changing regulation on your clients business practices (e.g the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive);
    Advice on compliance with anti-money laundering legislation;
    Assistance with the PRA and FCA authorisation processes for firms and approval process for individuals;
    Advising on whether a business process requires PRA and/or FCA authorisation;
    Drafting and negotiating FCA compliant distribution and outsourcing agreements;
    Advising on the regulatory aspects of M&A transactions involving financial institutions;
    Drafting customer terms of business that comply with FCA Rules (in particular, Treating Customers Fairly) and consumer protection legislation;
    Financial promotions and other client facing documentation;
    Advising on the impact of e-money and e-commerce regulations on a client’s business; and
    Drafting compliance policies and procedures.We can help guide you through the complex regulatory landscape. We advise on the impact of current and future financial services legislation and Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Rules and assist with the PRA and FCA authorisation / control processes for firms and approval process for individuals.

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111 Buckingham Palace Road
Westminster
London
SW1W 0SR

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Avery Law LLP is a limited liability partnership, registered in England and Wales, registered number OC374426, with its registered office at 111 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, Westminster, London, SW1W 0SR. Avery Law LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales.

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