Trade and Commerce

Advising UK and multinational businesses on their ongoing business and trading requirements.

We know businesses need legal advisers who fully understand the issues they face. Shepherd and Wedderburn’s trade and commerce team advises UK and multinational businesses operating across all sectors, assisting clients with their ongoing business, trading and regulatory compliance requirements.

How we can help you

In addition to being highly experienced lawyers, members of our core trade and commerce team have all worked in industry and, as such, appreciate the often pressing challenges that arise during the day-to-day running of businesses. We have the knowledge, experience and resources to deliver practical solutions for your commercial contract requirements, no matter the size or complexity, and to assist in effectively resolving business-critical issues.

Our key services include:

  • international supply chain and ethical purchasing;
  • export and import controls and sanctions;
  • outsourcing and procurement projects;
  • channels to market and sales channels;
  • international logistics and distribution;
  • terms of business and service agreements; and
  • industry-specific regulation and compliance.