Buckworths is the only law firm in London working exclusively with startups. Buckworths is highly sought after as the number 1 advisor for startups based in the London market and startups seeking to move to the UK. Our work is technically legal but actually involves a significant amount of business consultancy and advice above and beyond the legal work. The firm advises clients from a range of business sectors including tech, fintech and retail. Buckworths are also asked to speak at many startup events around the UK and Europe. Buckworths also regularly host lectures and seminars as an experts on startup law.
The firm charges on the basis of fixed fees and advises on everything from incorporation and corporate matters to angel and VC investment rounds.
Buckworths is particularly well known for its specialist advice in relation to SEIS and EIS (two tax relief schemes for investors into certain types of qualifying startups) and employee share option schemes including the tax efficient EMI scheme.
Buckworths does not charge for calls or meetings and encourages startups to get in contact if they have any questions or would like any assistance.