Corporate & Commercial - Toby Walker
Corporate Commercial - Toby Walker

Toby Walker

Associate Solicitor


01582 731161

  • About me
  • Experience
  • Qualifications
  • Memberships

I am an Associate Solicitor in the Corporate & Commercial Department. I have built up a strong client base advising on a diverse range of matters.

I have regular involvement in M&A deals, with experience on both the buy & sell sides.

I have also advised on company structure/ reorganisations – including: investment rounds; share buybacks; share exchanges; voluntary strike-offs; issuance of shares.

My experience extends to general company secretarial, which includes: overseeing AGM preparation; dealing with day-to-day company secretarial matters; maintaining statutory books; dealing with Companies House filings.

I advise on various commercial matters comprising of supply of goods/ services agreements; distribution agreement; general terms & conditions.

Having worked with directors, shareholders and investors in a wide variety of sectors, I provide a pragmatic, proactive and personable approach for, and on behalf of, my clients to ensure their expectations are met.

I completed my training contract with Taylor Walton, and qualified in 2019.

  • General company secretarial work including general day to day secretarial work; preparation of notices for annual general meetings and various other meetings; Companies House filings.
  • Group re-organisation by way of share for share exchange between the existing shareholders of the trading company and the newly incorporated holding company to create a group structure – enabling certain assets and liabilities to be ring-fenced. This group re-organisation also included two shareholders exiting the group structure.
  • Leading a team on an asset purchase deal, including: raising appropriate legal due diligence enquiries; preparing and negotiating the purchase agreement; and overseeing the teams deal with the employment and property aspects.
  • Assisting a company with multiple investment rounds, including preparation of a shareholders agreement setting out the rights of the founders/ new investors/ existing shareholders; issuance of new shares; issuance of convertible loan notes; preparation of the ancillary corporate documents and dealing with the post-completion matters.
  • LLB from the University of Birmingham
  • LPC from the University of Law


Toby Walker’s posts

14 February 2024

UK Company Law is Changing – are you prepared?

You may have seen that a number of changes will shortly be made to Companies House, with the aim of… read more
20 July 2023

The importance of getting Share Buybacks right

Following on from our article which considered whether a share buyback is right for you, we are now examining the… read more
07 June 2023

Getting ready to sell your business

Are you considering selling your business in the next few years? If so, it is worth considering a number of… read more

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