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Aaron & Partners LLP

Work 01743 443034
Fax 0844 4721552
148563 SHREWSBURY 14
Chester, Manchester, Shrewsbury

West Midlands: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Elsewhere in the West Midlands
Corporate and commercial: Elsewhere in the West Midlands - ranked: tier 4

Aaron & Partners LLP

Aaron & Partners LLP is a popular choice for businesses looking for corporate and commercial advice across Shropshire, Mid-Wales and Staffordshire. Stuart Scott-Goldstone, who heads up the team, has experience in M&A, disposals, MBOs and commercial contracts.

Practice head(s):Stuart Scott-Goldstone 


'A specialist legal team that can translate into understandable terms for clients. Helpful and suggestive.'

Key Clients

Blue Prism Software Limited

Tudor Griffiths Limited

MTD Acquisitions Limited

A P Wireless Limited

YEE Group Limited

TSB Returns Limited

Thomas Thomas & Co Limited

Ellis Whittam Limited

Heaven Health and Beauty Limited

Norvent Limited

Work highlights

  • Advised Heaven Health and Beauty Limited on new distributorship in China.
  • Advised MTD Acquisitions Limited on negotiation and completion of equipment supply to Real Madrid.
  • Advised East Midlands business YEE Group Limited on acquisition of Shropshire business Cool Services Limited.
  • Acted for SHA Holdings Limited on its acquisition of a company dental practice with practices in Stoke on Trent and Crewe.

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West Midlands: Finance

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 4

Aaron & Partners LLP

Hugh Strickland is the main contact at Shrewsbury-based Aaron & Partners LLP, which regularly acting for lenders and borrowers on corporate banking transactions, including acquisition finance and refinancing, as well as on property secured lending transactions.

Practice head(s):Hugh Strickland


'Hugh Strickland delivers first-class advice in a way which is easy to understand.'

'The team has a pragmatic and straightforward approach, and deals with all matters efficiently and professionally.'

Key Clients

Santander UK PLC

Fullbrook Thorpe Investments LLP


Yee Group Limited

North Wales Hydro Power Ltd

Knights of Old Limited

Work highlights

  • Acted for North Wales Hydro Power as part of a reorganisation and refinancing with NatWest.
  • Advising Knights of Old on its refinancing.
  • Acted for Yee Group on the funding of the acquisition of Cool Services by Santander UK.
  • Advised Santander UK on the funding to Secret Potions for pharmacy acquisitions.

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West Midlands: Human resources

Employment - ranked: tier 5

Aaron & Partners LLP

The Shropshire-based team at Aaron & Partners LLP advises leading employers locally and nationally. Through part-time coach and FA-registered intermediary Ben Mason, the group is also regularly instructed by the Professional Footballers’ Association to advise footballers on their playing contracts and the termination of these contracts. Paul Bennett recently departed to set up his own practice.

Practice head(s):Helen Watson (based in Chester)

Other key lawyers:Ben Mason


'Ben Mason is always helpful and responsive'.


Key Clients

Field Studies Council

Tudor Griffiths

The Severn Partnership

Circuit Coatings

Carey Glass Chester

GRH Food Company

Penney Financial Partners

AXYZ Automation (UK)

Birford Cable and Harness

Work highlights

  • Recent work for The Severn Partnership includes advising on the implementation of a new Employee Handbook, GDPR documentation, contracts of employment and apprenticeship agreements.
  • The firm acts for Tudor Griffiths. Providing general employment law advice and  employment law training to the group’s HR Managers.
  • Advising a client on employment matters on an ongoing retainer basis .
  • Recent work for Carey Glass (Chester) includes advising on the termination of the employment of a number of individuals for performance issues and capability issues.
  • Advising Field Studies Council on two complex restructuring matters and assisting the executive team and trustees in the management of  the restructurings.

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West Midlands: Private client

Family: Elsewhere in the West Midlands
Family: Elsewhere in the West Midlands - ranked: tier 4

Aaron & Partners LLP

Aaron & Partners LLP primarily acts for high net worth individuals on issues arising from relationship breakdown. Its roster of clients includes business owners, professionals, sportsmen, land owners, beneficiaries of trusts and wealthy retirees. Richard Barge and recently promoted partner Sandy Edwards jointly lead the team, which specialises in advising on pre- and post-nuptial agreements, as well as separation agreements. A significant portion of the firm's family work has an international dimension.

Practice head(s):Richard Barge; Sandy Edwards

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Personal tax, trusts and probate
Personal tax, trusts and probate - ranked: tier 4

Aaron & Partners LLP

Aaron & Partners LLP advises high net worth individuals on complex tax and succession issues, both locally and throughout the UK. Newly promoted partner Lynda Richards is known for her work on taxable estate issues and capital tax planning. She also advises on the creation and administration of charitable trusts, and heads up the Shrewsbury offering.

Practice head(s):Clive Pointon (Chester)

Other key lawyers:Lynda Richards


'Lynda Richards is extremely personable and shows high levels of empathy when dealing with what can be a sensitive and difficult subject for clients. She has exceptional technical knowledge.'

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