Company Formation

Starting a new business is an exciting time but can be fraught with problems unless you obtain professional independent legal advice. Willsons Solicitors are here to help.


Starting a new business takes a lot of planning and research, not to mention the legal requirements that demand your time and attention. With the continuous changes to company legislation, how will you keep up to date and find the time to do what you really enjoy – running your business?

The good news is that you do not need to be an expert in law to succeed in business. All you need is the support from a team of qualified legal experts.

Willsons Solicitors are able to assist you in making the important initial decisions and in progressing all the necessary documents to make your business legally compliant such as:

  • Advice on the risks and benefits of different business structures
  • Company formation & partnership agreements
  • Guarantees and indemnities
  • Shareholder agreements, transfers and employment contracts

Additional Information

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Meet The Commercial Team

Bob Willson

Bob Willson

Senior Partner

Email: Bob
Tel: 024 7638 7821

About Bob

Bob Willson qualified as a solicitor in 1978 and founded the firm in 1987. Bob has a wealth of experience and supervises the Residential Conveyancing Department.

He has a wealth of experience in commercial property matters and business transfers and has dealt with the sale and purchase of businesses of high value.

Bob is keen to ensure that the “nitty gritty” of every business transaction is looked into. He is keen to visit clients at their place of business so he can get an understanding of how their business operates.

His calming and reassuring manner instantly puts client at their ease.

Bob loves The Rolling Stones and his classic car! He would also love to play more golf – when time allows.

Manisha Walia

Manisha Walia

Trainee Solicitor

Email: Manisha
Tel: 024 7638 7821

About Manisha

Manisha is a personable and professional Law graduate and has developed a wealth of legal experience whilst working within the public and private sector simultaneously to her studies. She joined Willsons Solictors in June 2019 having attained a First-Class Honours Degree in Law and completing her postgraduate Legal Practice Course at De Montfort University. Manisha has now commenced her Training Contract with Willsons Solictors with a focus in Corporate and Commercial Law.

In keeping with the ethos of the firm Manisha prides herself on offering a client-focused approach and strives to deliver a personal and efficient service to her clients. She is fluent and articulate in speaking English, Hindi and Punjabi.

In her spare time Manisha enjoys reading, swimming and spending time with family and friends. She has a keen interest in performing arts, music and dance and trains in Bhangra and Kathak dancing.