Co-founder Agreements

Think of a co-founder agreement as the pre-nup of the business world!


Walker Thomas get regularly approached to advice clients on dispute resolution between business owners. Many of these disputes need not have arisen had the co-founders simply entered into a co-founder agreement in the early stage of the business relationship.

A co-founder agreement can prove to be very helpful as it enables a better understanding between founders. Drafting such an agreement involves envisioning a venture, sharing passions and ambitions, negotiations, for various issues, making projections, and learning from the past.

Walker Thomas provides sensible advice and the drafting of agreements you need in place to ensure that conflicts do not arise. We provide precise, resilient and affordable legal advice and assistance.

Our lawyers will explore with you

  • Your roles and responsibilities
  • Decision making
  • Operating
  • Ownership
  • Values
  • Direction
  • Contributions of effort
  • Capital / Loans
  • Departure

Whether you and your business partners are looking to form a Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) or a Limited (Ltd) Company our specialist team of commercial law solicitors will explore your intentions and draft an agreement ensuring thereafter your business runs smoothly and conflict free.

Examples of Agreements

• Director Agreements • Partnership Agreement • Shareholder Agreements • Equity Agreements • Memorandum of Understanding • Founders Agreements

Our Fees

We work with you to ensure that our fees are clear, transparent and affordable.

We will explore funding option with you.

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To speak to us about Business Legal Advice call us on 0207 842 1868 or email us at info@walkerthomas.co.uk

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