Stephens Scown LLP
Curzon House, Southernhay West, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1RS
Sponsors of the Food Drink Devon Awards
Food and drink is a fiercely competitive sector for companies operating at international, regional and local levels. Whether involved in processing, retailing or distribution, businesses are faced with exacting challenges.
These can range from dealing with increasingly stringent food and drink legislation, to corporate issues such as financial planning and employment law.
Peace of mind, past and present
We have an 80-year history of helping companies in the food and drink industry. Our specialist team is dedicated solely to advising companies at every stage of their development in this fast-moving sector, from market leaders to dynamic start-ups.
Based on this solid foundation, we have a comprehensive knowledge of contemporary issues and how best to deal with them. Highly knowledgeable and highly approachable, we can guide you on a wide range of issues including:
- securing new opportunities
- intellectual property support
- employment law
- drafting contracts and terms of agreement
- commercial property and planning
- mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures
- dispute resolution, debt recovery, insolvency
Clients who’ve welcomed our expert support include St Austell Brewery, Trewithen Dairy, Hillside Foods, Partridge Farm Meats, Cakedoodledo and Westaway Sausages.