COVID-19: Here to Help

As COVID-19 restrictions ease, we are pleased to welcome clients back to our office.  We would ask that only those with pre-arranged appointments visit the office, while certain restrictions remain in place. To arrange an appointment, please contact us by telephone on 01387 267222 or by email at

Travel and social contact restrictions may have an impact on certain aspects of our service, but we continue to endeavour to deal with the business of our clients as efficiently as possible, while at the same time observing the restrictions necessary to protect the health and wellbeing of our staff, clients and the wider community.

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Business Law

If you’re setting up a new business, or you need legal advice in respect of your existing business, Walker & Sharpe can help.

Family businesses

Family businesses can be very fragile environments, so we understand the importance of balancing needs of family within businesses, succession, pre-nuptial agreements, and planning for the next generation.

Partnership matters

From advice and drafting of partnership agreements to dealing with partnership disputes, our legal team can assist you in all aspects of partnership matters.


We have knowledge of all forms of alcohol, gambling and civic government licensing, and can represent you at Licensing Board hearings.

Caravan parks and leisure parks

We have considerable experience in dealing with the purchase and sale of caravan and leisure parks locally and throughout Scotland.

Charity law

We offer advice on the creation and merger of charities, variation of purposes, trustees’ powers and duties, and relationships with regulatory bodies such as HM Revenue & Customs, the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator, Companies House and other arms of Government.


For more information about any of our business law services and how we can help you, please get in touch.

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