A quarterly subscription for larger companies

On-Demand plan

The smarter way for high-growth and established businesses to get legal advice

On-Demand is a fully account managed legal support service giving you priority access to highly experienced solicitors, whenever you need them, at a budget set by you.

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As an On-Demand Plan client, you’ll benefit from:

A pro-active and accessible account manager, committed to understanding and satisfying your legal needs
A pro-active and accessible account manager, committed to understanding and satisfying your legal needs
High quality, practical and commercially focused legal advice
High quality, practical and commercially focused legal advice
Legal advice delivered in plain English
Legal advice delivered in plain English
A dedicated panel of experienced partner-level solicitors, recruited from top 100 UK law firms
A dedicated panel of experienced partner-level solicitors, recruited from top 100 UK law firms
Heavily discounted hourly rates and control over costs
Heavily discounted hourly rates and control over costs
Easy access to legal support whenever you need it
Easy access to legal support whenever you need it

We become an extension of your team

To meet the unique requirements of your business a handpicked panel of subject matter experts will be established to support you through the next stages of your exciting growth and beyond – they are your On-Demand team (see example below).

Harper James is a national commercial law firm like no other. We are designed to operate with a low cost base allowing us to provide excellent quality legal advice and assistance at very low hourly rates. As an On-Demand client, you can access our full range of services including:

Business Disputes
Business Disputes
Business Immigration
Business Immigration
Commercial Law
Commercial Law
Commercial Property
Commercial Property
Corporate Law
Corporate Law
Data Protection
Data Protection
Finance & Investment Law
Finance & Investment Law
Employment Law
Employment Law
Insolvency & Corporate Recovery
Insolvency & Corporate Recovery
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property

What does it cost?

Including an initial 3-month trial period (with a right to adjust the hours or cancel), the service runs for a rolling period of 12 months with an option to renew or cancel at the end of that period. The hours package purchased is invoiced quarterly in advance.* The full service legal support can be used at any time during the year.

Annual hours package Hourly rate
(excl. VAT)
Total annualised cost
(excl. VAT)
500 £150 £75,000
300 £165 £49,500
200 £180 £36,000
120 £190 £22,800
60 £195 £11,700

*Harper James retains the right to invoice earlier based on client’s hours usage


How can we help?

Access legal support from a dedicate panel of solicitors. Arrange your free no-obligation initial consultation to discuss your business requirements.

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Your account management team

Ashley Mott

Ashley Mott

Legal Services Director

Ashley Mott is the Legal Services Director at Harper James, responsible for the delivery of quality legal support for our clients. Ashley is also a solicitor, arbitrator and mediator who joined Harper James from DLA Piper where he spent 28 years, 22 as a partner.
Charlotte Smith

Charlotte Smith

Senior Client Services Executive

Charlotte Smith is a Client Services Executive at Harper James. Charlotte’s role is to support Ashley with all aspects of managing and co-ordinating the firm’s support of its On-Demand clients.

Charlotte joined us in December 2017, from a background of events and PA work in the hospitality and creative arts sectors, where she developed her strong communication skills and passion for building relationships.


An example On-Demand team

Adam Kudryl

Adam Kudryl

Head of Corporate & Employee Incentives

Adam Kudryl is Head of Corporate & Employee Incentives at Harper James Solicitors, specialising in strategic investments, acquisitions and sales.
Sarah Gunton

Sarah Gunton

Commercial Partner

As a previous partner at DLA Piper, Sarah comes with a rich pedigree in providing expert commercial services for her clients.
Lindsay Gledhill

Lindsay Gledhill

Head of Intellectual Property

Having previously worked at top 50 firm, Walker Morris, Lindsay specialises in IP strategy, dispute resolution and IP exploitation.
Simon Gilmour

Simon Gilmour

Head of Employment

Simon acts for employers of all sizes, particularly tech and manufacturing, and specialises in managing people matters, including TUPE, sales and acquisitions of companies, and restructures/redundancies.
Ian Carson

Ian Carson

Head of Dispute Resolution

Ian joined our dispute resolution team in 2016 and has over 25 years of experience in handling a broad range of commercial disputes.

What next?

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Our offices

A national law firm

A national law firm

Our commercial lawyers are based in or close to major cities across the UK, providing expert legal advice to clients both locally and nationally.

We mainly work remotely, so we can work with you wherever you are. But we can arrange face-to-face meeting at our offices or a location of your choosing.

Floor 5, Cavendish House, 39-41 Waterloo Street, Birmingham, B2 5PP
Stirling House, Cambridge Innovation Park, Denny End Road, Waterbeach, Cambridge, CB25 9QE
13th Floor, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT
10 Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5HP
Harwell Innovation Centre, 173 Curie Avenue, Harwell, Oxfordshire, OX11 0QG
2-5 Velocity Tower, 1 St Mary’s Square, Sheffield, S1 4LP
A national law firm

To access legal support from just £125 per hour arrange your free no-obligation initial consultation to discuss your business requirements.

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