Raworths LLP
Corporate Transactions Corporate Transactions

Corporate Transactions


We act for businesses as well as the people who create, own and invest in them, building long term relationships with our clients to understand the unique challenges and opportunities they face. Our depth of experience and knowledge is focussed on providing practical advice designed to meet all our clients’ business needs.

Individuals & Families

We understand how important your case is, our experienced teams are on hand to provide practical and effective legal advice. With one of the largest teams of lawyers in North Yorkshire we work for wealthy individuals and their families, trusts and family businesses - your needs are at the heart of what we do.


Our Commercial, Residential and Agricultural Property teams have the expertise to help you deal with the opportunities and challenges of the freehold and leasehold real estate market. We have substantial depth of experience of the property world and its demands which gives us the crucial ability to help you achieve your aims.

Resolving Disputes

Disputes are an unavoidable fact of life, but when they happen it is essential to find a quick, effective and practical solution to the situation. Whether your issues are commercial or business related, family or personal, we have the depth of experience, imagination and expertise to help you solve your problems.

Jon Healey

Legal Director

Simon Morris

Head of Corporate

Thaynara Charlesworth


Jennifer Watson


Jenna McCormack


Whether it’s strategic growth by way of acquisitions, exit planning by way of disposals or reorganisations to facilitate succession, transactions play a fundamental role in the life of all privately owned business.

Mergers & Acquisitions

The buying and selling of a business by way of either an asset or share sale is one of the most significant matters our clients face.  Our experienced corporate team are experts at dealing with all aspects of the process.

We place the transaction in the wider context of the business and business owners’ objectives and can assist in preparing a business for sale as well planning the structure of a transaction along with your other advisors to ensure the most effective outcomes for you.

From undertaking due diligence through to negotiating and finalising the transactional documentation our experience and ability to deal with all the issues a transaction can raise, be it funding requirements or personal objectives, is a cornerstone of our service offering.

Re-organisations and Restructuring

The re-organisation or restructuring of our clients’ business is an increasingly critical part of succession or exit planning.  Working closely with your accounting advisors in this technically complex field, we ensure the most effective solutions get implemented with the minimum of fuss.