Roland is a partner based in the Liverpool office in Weightmans’ corporate team.
Roland regularly advises clients in the owner managed business and mid tier corporate sectors on company and commercial law.
For owner managed businesses Roland specialises in advising on corporate transactions including mergers, acquisitions and disposals; corporate finance; private equity investment; group structures; corporate governance; joint ventures and shareholder relationships.
Roland is also a trusted adviser to a small number of mid tier corporates dealing principally with commercial agreements including supply of goods and services, agency and distribution agreements, terms of trade, and intellectual property licensing.
The Supreme Court's decision last month in Wood v Capita Insurance Services Ltd  UKSC 24, underlines the importance of both context and text…
Since the financial crisis of 2007/2008, manufacturers have been reluctant to access external funding.
The use of accounting standards is well established in the preparation of company annual accounts and completion accounts in transactions.
Legal Directory Quote
The 'extremely knowledgeable and proactive' Roland Hutchins [is] recommended for corporate work. Legal 500 2017