Solicitors Canary Wharf | Lawyers Canary Wharf

With an enviable combination of commercial acumen and legal know-how, our expert solicitors at Summit Law provide a full range of advice and representation to businesses and individuals. Our industry recognised lawyers are located just a short distance away from Canary Wharf and regularly assist clients located in this popular area of London.

Client care is at the forefront of our service. So, as well as providing thoughtful, results-focused and practical advice, we take the time to figure out what is important to you. And, from start to finish, we never lose sight of your objectives. What's more, having received the much sought-after Law Society Lexcel accreditation, our lawyers are recognised for the provision of excellent service. So, when you appoint us, you can rest assured that we'll live up to our promises.

Regardless of your business or personal situation, call our solicitors near Canary Wharf today on 020 7467 3980 or complete a free online enquiry and we will be in touch to find out more about how we can help you.

Commercial solicitors near Canary Wharf

Our experienced solicitors don't just have the corporate legal expertise your business needs; we also possess natural commercial acumen. As a result, our legal advice supports the day-to-day experience of business rather than hindering it. Working on both contentious and non-contentious matters, our commercial solicitors serving Canary Wharf make sure your interests are protected while keeping an eye on your bottom line.

Supporting business clients of all types and sizes, at every stage of the business journey – including companies in financial distress - our commercially sensitive approach removes the stress from your shoulders, with minimal disruption to your operations. 

At Summit Law, our specialist commercial solicitors are some of the most experienced in London. Consequently, if you are a Canary Wharf business owner or manager in need of legal flair, you've come to the right place.

Employment solicitors near Canary Wharf 

Solicitors for employers

Employment law can be challenging. And navigating the ever-changing regulations requires constant attention. Not least because there are severe repercussions if you get it wrong.

Tailoring our services to meet the specific requirements of your business, our employment solicitors serving Canary Wharf protect and support your interests at all times.

Our employment solicitors help Canary Wharf businesses with a holistic range of legal services. Including:

  • Providing specialist legal advice during the recruitment process
  • Drafting contracts of employment and contract for services
  • Advising on employment status
  • Advising on director duties
  • Drafting and reviewing internal policies, procedures and staff handbooks to ensure they are up to date and compliant
  • Supporting HR teams as and when needed
  • Providing advice concerning TUPE, change of terms of employment and reorganisation
  • Advising on grievance procedures and disciplinary matters
  • Advising on redundancies
  • Drafting and negotiating the terms of Settlement Agreements
  • Defending against employment claims (e.g. unfair dismissal and discrimination claims)
  • Providing robust representation at tribunal

Solicitors for employees

Here at Summit Law, our employment solicitors provide a range of legal support, advice and representation to employees. We help employees across Canary Wharf by:

  • Negotiating the terms of employment contracts
  • Negotiating the terms of settlement agreements
  • Providing advice on the validity of restrictive covenants
  • Advising on employment status
  • Offering legal support through a redundancy
  • Advising on grievance procedures and disciplinary matters
  • Supporting them through any employment claims (e.g. unfair dismissal and discrimination claims)
  • Providing robust representation at tribunal

Crucially, our employment solicitors recognise that your job is a massive part of your life, and that it can be enormously stressful when an employee/employer relationship deteriorates. So, as well as making sure your best interests are protected, we also deal with your case with empathy.

Family solicitors near Canary Wharf

Our family law solicitors understand that divorce, financial and childcare issues can be challenging. But, by supporting you through the entire process, and making sure you know the various options available to you, we keep the conflict and stress to a minimum.

Here to help with the broad spectrum of relationship and family matters - from prenuptial and cohabitation agreements to divorce and separation – our family solicitors near Canary Wharf ensure the best possible outcome for you and the people you love.

Approachable, professional and always on your side, our proactive approach ensures that we spot any potential issues and find ways to work around these before they become a problem. We can even help in more complicated cases that involve international aspects or complex assets and trusts.

Our London office

Proud to serve business and individuals in and around Canary Wharf, our London solicitors are based at 48/49 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4JP.

Easily accessible from all London locations, including Canary Wharf, Mayfair, Hammersmith, London Bridge, Westminster & Fulham. The nearest London Underground station is Russell Square, approximately a 4-minute walk from our London office.

We are also within 15-mins walking distance of Holborn, and Chancery Lane and Euston Square connections are also available via frequent buses and underground routes from most central London mainline stations.

Why choose Summit Law?

Our Lexcel accredited solicitors provide exceptional legal advice. But there are many other reasons why you should choose us.

  • We provide an efficient, cost-effective service and respond actively and much sooner than clients might expect
  • Where required, we work with expert barristers to ensure you get all the support you need
  • Our lawyers have experience working for claimants and defendants, employers and employees. We also act for three of the UK's top five insolvency practitioners. This means we know how the other side might act and always stay one step ahead
  • We think outside the box when it comes to legal advice and support – often providing options you haven't even considered
  • We unravel complex issues and make them easy to understand. So you'll always know where you stand
  • We provide a cost estimate at the outset of your case and update this at regular intervals. This means that there are never any nasty surprises
  • We can handle domestic, international and cross-border cases for clients in Europe, South America and the USA
  • Our English London lawyers also speak several languages, including Spanish, German, Italian and Polish, and we have an associate firm in Spain.

Put this all together, and it is clear why Summit Law is a formidable team of lawyers and a trusted partner for many Canary Wharf clients.

Contact our lawyers near Canary Wharf

Our solicitors firmly believe that a problem shared is a problem halved. With all the credibility and skill necessary to handle complex business and personal legal matters, we can help you today and tomorrow, no matter what's around the corner.

Friendly, down to earth and approachable, we're also passionate about delivering that boutique, experience our Canary Wharf clients expect. So, if you want the highest standards of care and counsel from a knowledgeable, experienced and trusted legal team, you've come to the right place.

Call us today on 020 7467 3980 or complete a Free Online Enquiry and one of our experienced lawyers will be in touch to find out more about how we can help you. We look forward to working with you.