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Edward Burrell

Partner - Corporate & Commercial


Edward's Teams

Agriculture, Corporate & Commercial


Profile/Experience

Ed advises clients on a variety of aspects of corporate and commercial law. He has particular expertise in drafting and negotiating corporate transaction documentation, including company sale and purchase agreements as well as considerable experience in employee share schemes, shareholder disputes, franchise arrangements and commercial contracts, including software licence agreements.

He assists a variety of businesses ranging from manufacturing and technology clients to service providers, such as public relations companies, dentistry and veterinary practices.  Ed has worked on corporate transactions ranging from two pounds to two billion dollars in size and encompassing pharmaceuticals, agriculture, science and food sectors.

After spending some time in the energy industry, Ed qualified as a solicitor in 2010, and joined Lanyon Bowdler in 2016. He is a member of the Law Society and had previously worked in corporate/commercial firms in London and Oxfordshire before Shropshire beckoned.

Ed spends most of his spare time transporting his three daughters around various parts of the county and country, but can also be found rambling up and down hills when given the opportunity.

Legal 500 Recommendation

The 2020 edition of The Legal 500 recognises Ed as a Next Generation Partner, stating that he is 'skilled in drafting corporate transactions documents'.

Client Testimonials

"Ed Burrell was excellent in every aspect of his support in selling my business. He was friendly and pleasant to deal with yet very professional. He clearly pays attention to detail and most importantly was diligent in ensuring my interests were best catered for.

"Ed clearly had a heavy workload at the time, yet ensured everything was completed in appropriate timescales including working extended hours.

"Ed provided utmost confidence throughout the process and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to other clients." - Mr J Ostler, Hereford

Client Testimonials

Communication surrounding my injury claim was excellent with other departments within the firm.

- Mrs L Dowbiggin, Much Wenlock

Very polite members of staff, took the time to explain everything to us.

- Mr R Wilford & Mrs J Wilford, Bromyard

Enthusiastic approach to handling cases.

- Tomlinson's Dairies Ltd, Wrexham

How easy it was to speak to her and she explained the situation to me in ways that I could understand.

- Mrs S Mizrahi, Hereford

Knowledge of all issues regarding house purchase. Used you before four years ago and you're still performing to a high standard.

- Mrs J Ward & Dr J Jenkins, Shrewsbury

Client Quotes

Easy to work with and results are better or more than we expected or were advised. The team were really helpful.

- Six Forward Ltd, Wolverhampton

Ease of contact, understanding of business context. An excellent and pragmatic approach to a relatively complex business transfer.

- Mr D Coull, Shrewsbury

Excellent service in a clear and concise manner.

- Derwen College, Oswestry

Natasha Gibbons was very easy to talk to, I felt at ease with her, and she always kept me up to date with the case. She has provided excellent service throughout.

- Mrs C Roberts, Gwynedd

We would like to offer our sincere gratitude for the kindness, understanding and professionalism you have given during this very difficult time. We would not hesitate to recommend the services of Lanyon Bowdler.

- Ms H Gardiner, Herefordshire

Latest Case Study

19 Jun 2019

Package Holiday Injury Claim

Miss G was injured whilst on holiday in Goa. The matter was a strongly disputed package holiday claim. Miss G was on...