Professional services firms

Exit Strategy Guide

The professional services market in the UK is a highly competitive one, creating real challenges for firms that want to sustain growth and maintain their competitive edge.

Getting quality advice and support from a specialist that understands the pressures facing your professional firm can make a significant difference.

As a professional firm, Haslers understands both the challenges and rewards that running a professional practice can involve and we work with sole practitioners and different sized practices in a range of professional service fields, including:

  • architects
  • chartered surveyors
  • solicitors
  • estate agents
  • management consultants
  • chartered accountants.

We have helped clients with a wide range of issues, including conversion to LLP or limited company, succession planning, capital structure, raising finance and partner or employee reward schemes. Other services include:

  • partner profit share structure
  • tax planning and specialist tax advice for partners and partnerships
  • partnership dispute advice
  • strategic planning
  • due diligence and specialist advice for mergers and acquisitions
  • optimal capital structure and alternative methods of financing
  • management structure advice
  • identifying performance statistics to improve efficiency
  • monitoring financial performance, including preparing financial statements looking at income and profitability levels, control of expenditure and leverage ratios
  • risk management
  • raising funds
  • HR Consultancy services.

For more information on our East London and Essex services for professional firms, please contact Lawrence Shafier and Christina Georgiou.