Last updated on June 12th, 2018 at 09:59 am

Welcome to
‘The Jonathan Lea Network’

HQ’d in Haywards Heath, Mid-Sussex and collaborating virtually with a wide network of trusted specialists, we provide UK business law services for entrepreneurs, technology startups and dynamic private companies. We work with purposeful clients throughout the UK and around the world, adopting a tailored, pragmatic and clear approach to each matter we take on.

Put simply, through our work we aim to increase your profit, protection and free time. We only accept instructions on matters where we know we can add value and will always ensure that clients have the benefit of fee certainty, including a commitment to fixed fees where possible.

What Are Earn Outs And How Can They Work?

 Published 24 days ago

Earn outs can provide advantages for both parties in an M&A deal and can allow the business relationship between them to flourish post-completion if the earn out is properly drafted.

What Are Exclusivity Periods And How Should They Be Negotiated?

 Published 24 days ago

How exclusivity periods are commonly drafted and negotiated within the context of an M&A transaction.

Share For Share Exchanges

 Published 25 days ago

An overview of what share for share exchanges are and how they work in practice, including the relevant tax considerations.

How To Qualify For EIS Tax Relief

 Published 99 days ago

An overview of some of the main Enterprise Investment Scheme rules and conditions which an investor and the investee company will need to comply with, both before and after the investment is made.

How To Register A Declaration Of Trust At The Land Registry

 Published 111 days ago

An overview of how individuals in the UK who own property/land jointly with another person or persons can inform third parties of the operation of a trust between them (that details their ownership interests in the property) by registering a declaration of trust at the Land Registry by way of entering a restriction on the register.