Founders of new businesses are often keen to seize the moment of maximum motivation and get going immediately. Their first step is often to set up a company using a formation agent or directly through Companies House. However the company set-up, particularly the allocation of shares, should not be rushed. 

Guy Wilmot appears in Business Connexions commenting "I have been helping new businesses and startups for years. While every business is different, similar legal issues tend to arise repeatedly."

Guy is a partner in the corporate and commercial team and advises clients on corporate affairs, startupsintellectual property and technology, e-commerce and IT.

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