Spencer West LLP is a London based law firm specialising in commercial law.

Our firm's lawyers have been partners and associates in some of the leading UK and international law firms. We deliver world-class service and expertise.

What makes us different?

  • Leading City firm expertise
  • Commercial solicitors - acting with the owner's eye
  • Value for money
  • Our Start-Up Toolkit

Where we are

+44 (0)20 7925 8080 info@spencer-west.com

We are based in the City and within easy reach of Tech City and West End.

Where we are

Our affiliates

We have an associated network covering
the core European countries, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy and have extensive contacts in the US which allow us to meet the needs of our international clients.

News and updates

Latest articles

  • 12.03.2018

    Share buy-backs: Succession issues in owner managed businesses

    Succession issues in owner managed businesses: how to buy out one of the founders without an outright sale of the business. Why a buy-back of shares?  
    At Spencer West LLP we find that one of the dilemmas facing our owner-managed business clients is how to manage succession...


  • 08.03.2018

    The obligation to notify competing employment


    Ever wondered what the point of some of the more esoteric terms in restrictive covenants are really for and, frankly, whether there is much point to them?




Lock on holiday pay

On 7 October 2016, the Court of Appeal released its judgment in the case of Lock v British Gas Trading Limited.  Lock is part of a series of cases relating to holiday pay for the 4 week period of minimum holiday under the Working Time Regulations. It deals with whether results-based commission should be included and if so, how holiday pay should then be calculated.


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