Davis Blank Furniss is here for you: How we can help you during the coronavirus crisis


We know this is a very challenging time for everyone so we at Davis Blank Furniss are here to fully support you as and when you need it, whether you are a personal or business client.

Things are constantly shifting and the situation is changing on a daily basis but our team is on hand to provide you with important advice as soon as you feel you need it.

Please see below a list of some of the issues that may be affecting you now, and do not hesitate to contact us for a chat with anything that is concerning you. We are ready to help you.


  • Preparing new Wills and updating existing ones
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney for finance and health decisions
  • Probate and estate administration

Contact Karen Yates: karen.yates@dbf-law.co.uk

Employment Law

  • Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and appropriate procedures for furloughed employees
  • Employee rights
  • Sick pay
  • Lay-off procedures
  • Restructuring
  • Changing terms and conditions
  • Redundancy procedures and requirements

Contact Shiva Shadi: shiva.shadi@dbf-law.co.uk

Commercial Litigation/ Dispute Resolution

  • Difficulties in performing or inability to perform contractual obligations due to coronavirus
  • Potential contractual issues – including termination
  • Exclusion and limitation clauses in standard terms and conditions
  • Insurance – including whether your business losses are covered

Contact Andrew Ryan: andrew.ryan@dbf-law.co.uk


  • Corporate re-structuring and business recovery advice including all transactional matters
  • Reviews of shareholder agreements
  • New loans, debt re-structuring or debt for equity swaps

Contact Sonio Singh: sonio.singh@dbf-law.co.uk  or Andy McNish: andy.mcnish@dbf-law.co.uk

Commercial Contracts

  • Coronavirus specific clauses

Contact Andy McNish: andy.mcnish@dbf-law.co.uk

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