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The members of our Automotive group have many years legal experience in advising national and international automotive clients including motor vehicle manufacturers, finance companies, fleet hire companies, multi-site dealerships, components suppliers and F1 Teams.
The group comprises expert solicitors from our Corporate, Banking and Finance, Commercial Property, Employment, Regulatory and Dispute Resolution teams all of whom have specialist experience in advising on the legal issues relevant to the automotive industry.
Our group members have built strong relationships with our automotive clients which enables us to deliver a comprehensive service and has led to many clients recommending us.
“Field Seymour Parkes are extremely approachable, they fully understood our objectives and gave clear, concise and relevant advice. In addition, they made a very dry subject interesting and we have recommended them to other motor finance companies.”
Sharon Connolly, Manager – Wholesale Support, Honda Finance Europe Plc
The team has considerable experience advising on (further details of which can be seen by clicking on the experience link above):
Corporate, Banking and Property Transactions
Dispute Resolution & Regulatory
Insolvency and RoT
Click here for our up to date Automotive Update (February 2017) which focuses on significant changes to the law relating to company cars and salary sacrifice; recent regulatory developments – e.g. the introduction of 112 ecall (a system whereby the vehicle itself notifies the emergency services where a vehicle has been involved in a serious accident) as well as key issues relating to the aftersales/ parts market and the Block Exemption, and the issue of workplace stress – and lots more.
Click here to view a powerpoint presentation on the Consumer Rights Act 2015.