Family businesses and business families are inseparable and balancing the interests of both presents a unique set of, often, complex challenges. Specialist legal, family and business advice is therefore vital to ensure that businesses flourish for future generations and family relationships remain intact.
Murray Beith Murray have been trusted advisors to successive generations of family-owned businesses for over 170 years so we understand the challenges of successful longevity. Our multi-disciplinary team is made up of specialist lawyers from a variety of legal disciplines and we work with a prestigious network of professional advisors with expertise in family business.
Legal Advice for Family Business in Scotland
Our approach to family business is completely bespoke as no two are the same. We develop a deep understanding of your business, family dynamics, aspirations, and goals for the future to enable us to provide you with the best legal and tax advice to protect and safeguard your assets.
We can also help you achieve business continuity through natural events within the family business lifecycle, such as when family members enter and exit the business; when family conflicts and tensions arise, and various trigger events take place, including death, divorce or the restructuring of the business.
The cornerstone of our work is effective collaboration between our legal team, our clients and other professional advisors to deliver fully integrated holistic advice and solutions in the areas that matter, including:
- Asset protection
- Tax structuring
- Estate planning and use of trusts
- Succession planning and implementation
- Mediation and dispute resolution
- Family and business governance
- Commercial and corporate issues
Family Business Lawyers, Edinburgh
Partner, Peter Shand, is an experienced family business lawyer and authoritative voice on delivering bespoke and integrated advice to business families. Contact Peter today using the Enquiry Form or call on 0131 225 1200 .