Our News

Simon Nethercott

Simon Nethercott

Partner & Head of Commercial Department

Your Friend-in-Law Helps Local Businesses Avoid Legal Pitfalls

Dorset Commercial Solicitors, Harold G Walker, is committed to supporting local businesses in Bournemouth and Poole, by providing practical legal advice.

Businesses have to regularly deal with ever-increasing legislation and regulatory requirements. Effective business legal action can make a significant contribution to the performance of a business. At Harold G Walker Solicitors we draw upon the expertise of our experienced Commercial Law team who offer advice and guidance on the challenges facing businesses every day.

Heading up the firms’ Commercial team is our Partner Simon Nethercott, who has over 35 years’ experience dealing with a wide breadth of businesses, ranging from sole traders and partnerships to large multi-million pound corporations. Simon’s passion for local business has seen the Commercial Law department at Harold G Walker grow from strength to strength. His significant experience enables him to provide practical legal advice so clients can achieve their business objectives within a given time frame.

Simon Nethercott, comments; “During the process we aim to build a relationship with the client, understanding their business and their goals. We then work with them to resolve any legal problems and help them to avoid the legal pitfalls into which they may otherwise fall.”

Simon’s knowledge and expertise within the professional sector enables him to advise on a variety of business strategies, including sales, transfers and start-ups. He particularly specialises in commercial property and has advised a number of businesses with extensive property portfolios within the Bournemouth and Poole area. Working closely with Simon is Hugh Storry Deans, a Partner who has many years of Litigation and Dispute Resolution experience.

Recently, the firm has seen considerable growth within its commercial sector, as a result of its acknowledged reputation and expertise. At Harold G Walker, the firm not only offers expert commercial property services, but business clients can also access the specialist expertise of the Litigation and Employment Law teams, creating a one-stop-shop for businesses seeking effective legal advice.

For further information please contact our Commercial team.

01202 692448

01202 482202

01202 823308

01202 881454

Authorised and Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) | VAT Number: 186706629