Expertise - Brexit Advisers

Shepherd and Wedderburn's Brexit Advisers help you plan next steps

Shepherd and Wedderburn operates across the UK and advises clients around the World. Our dedicated cross-sectoral Brexit advisory team has analysed, advised and trained businesses and individuals on the legal and regulatory implications of the EU referendum.

Rigorous interrogation of both 'leave' and 'remain' scenarios has allowed us to provide detailed what-if analysis and advice on next steps to clients seeking to understand how developments in the constitutional space will affect them.

Our in-depth sector specific articles, issued by Shepherd and Wedderburn’s Brexit Advisers, help you cut through the most pressing questions and provide best next steps advice. 

EU and constitutional publications

Signposting for the UK’s future relationship with Europe

Find out more about the advantages and limitations of the models used by countries who go it alone:  

Sector-by-sector briefing and analysis

In addition to over-arching UK and EU constitutional briefings, we have produced a range of sector specific briefings. Our comprehensive library of briefings can be downloaded from the table below. 

Banking and Finance Competition/Antitrust Construction & Infrastructure
Contracts and E-Commerce Corporate Finance Corporate Tax
Court System Data Protection Electricity & Downstream Gas
Employment, Immigration & Human Rights Food & Drink  Immigration & Free Movement
Intellectual Property International Trade Pensions
Planning and Environment Private Client Property
Public Sector Restructuring and Insolvency Rural Property
Sports Telecoms Water and Waste Water

For further information in the first instance please contact Louisa Knox and Gordon Downie, Co-Chairs of the Shepherd and Wedderburn Brexit Advisers.


Watch our videos

Is your business Brexit proof?

This webinar covers the next steps for the UK, including the nuances of triggering Article 50 TFEU. It also gives practical tips for businesses of how to prioritise ‘Brexit-related’ risk assessment, how to limit possible exposures and how to access relevant resources available.

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The EU Referendum: What's next for the energy sector?

In a joint webinar, experts from Shepherd and Wedderburn and PwC came together to discuss the far reaching implications of Brexit for the energy sector.

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Brexit: What now for UK business?

This webinar, recorded prior to the EU referendum, uses a practical case study of a business with both UK and EU operations and a cross-border corporate structure to demonstrate the Brexit issues to be considered. Our specialist team help you understand how the various scenarios might play out and interrogate those questions that you may wish to address in your own business.

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