Commercial Legal Services

O’Donnell Solicitors provides expert commercial legal advice to businesses and private individuals, rivalling the advice provided by city firms. A wealth of experience enables O’Donnell Solicitors to advise holistically on all aspects of your case, providing you and your business with the very best advice to enable sound commercial decisions to be made.

If you would like to speak to someone in our Commercial Department, please contact our Office on 01457 761 320 or email James O’Donnell, Director and head of our Commercial Department at

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  • Ethical Veganism Classed as Philosophical Belief

    Suzzanne Gardener, employment law solicitor

    An employment tribunal has ruled that people who are vegan for ethical reasons must be protected from discrimination and victimisation. In the first of a two-part hearing at the Employment Tribunal in Norwich concerning dismissed employee Jordi Casamitjana, who claims he was unfairly dismissed due to his beliefs in veganism, the judge found that he… Read More

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  • The Essential Legal Documents for Your 2020 To Do List

    The start of the New Year is always a time to reflect on the past and look forward, and with 2020 also signalling the dawn of a new decade, this January is perhaps a more significant time to lay out your future plans than other years. Whether the last decade dealt you a good hand… Read More

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  • New Year, New Resolutions…

    Since January is the time for making resolutions and planning for the year ahead, couples often use the festive period to re-evaluate their marriage and future. Therefore, traditionally, January is a busy month for the filing of Divorces. Research shows that divorce related matters are up 30% over the festive period compared to last year… Read More

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  • O’Donnell Solicitors Round off Year of Growth With Duo of Appointments

    O’ Donnell Solicitors has brought a year of growth to a close with two new appointments. Giselle Williams, who has over 25 years’ experience as a commercial litigation solicitor, joined the firm as head of Dispute Resolution in December. Giselle will deal with a broad mix of professional negligence, breach of contract, debt recovery, shareholder… Read More

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