Courtney Hamer

Solicitor

Courtney is a Solicitor and Deputy Head of the Biscoes Corporate and Business Law Team.

Courtney specialises in advising and providing solutions to business owners. Her work includes buying and selling businesses, advising directors, preparing shareholders agreements and negotiating commercial contracts. Courtney also advises clients in respect of business disputes, including debt recovery, director and shareholder disagreements and breach of contract claims.

On business sales, Courtney handles mergers, acquisitions and management buy outs, whether structured as an asset or share sale, acting for the seller or buyer. On business sales and acquisitions Courtney works with clients on all aspects, including advising on warranties, non-disclosure agreements and non-compete covenants. 

Courtney acts for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders. Courtney prides herself on being on hand for her clients as a trusted advisor, providing commercial and practical solutions.

Whilst Courtney advises established companies, she also enjoys working with start-ups, enabling her to watch the client’s business grow.

“Each client and transaction is unique and there is no one size fits all solution” says Courtney.

Courtney works closely with her colleagues that specialise in employment and commercial property matters, to provide a complete range of advice to her business clients.

Courtney’s Specialist Expertise

  • Buying and selling businesses
  • Director obligations
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Company law compliance
  • Company re-organisations and restructuring
  • Commercial contracts
  • Trading terms of business
  • Resolving business disputes
  • Handling shareholder and director disputes

 

Personal Interests

When not at her desk, Courtney enjoys dog walking and cooking.