1 Bradburys Court, Lyon Road, Harrow, HA1 2BY

Tel: 020 3475 6751   info@carterbond.co.uk   https://www.carterbond.co.uk

Whilst all the lawyers at Carter Bond are City trained, we don’t charge city prices. Our offices are in North West London and this allows us to pass the cost of savings to our clients.

Carter Bond is a proactive boutique commercial law firm specialising in corporate law with a strong legal history in servicing sectors including Healthcare (Pharmacy, Dental and Care Homes), Property and Mergers & Acquisitions work with a particular focus on primary care organisations including the NHS and CQC.

Carter Bond has significant experience advising on pharmacy business purchases and sales, whether this is a first-time buyer/seller or a corporate group.

We are a legal 500 firm with a wealth of experience and this recognition provides added assurance to clients in the Pharmacy sector.

As a commercial law firm predominately working with businesses and business owners, we also provide services in respect of Commercial Property, Dispute Resolution/Litigation, Employment and Intellectual Property.

NPA members can take advantage of a 10% reduction from our standard offering.


We’ve put together some guides to help you when buying or selling a Pharmacy.

What to know when buying a Pharmacy Selling your Pharmacy


Cost to members:

We provide fixed fees estimates where possible, and currently provide fees based on time estimates for the completion of work.

We also offer a 10% reduction to NPA members from the Company’s standard offering.



Our customers and pharmacy sector clients instruct as we are a ‘one-stop shop’ for businesses. We can carry out the transactional work but also provide commercial advice as well as advising on property, employment, and any dispute matters – all of which are at some point required by businesses owners.

As a commercial law firm, predominately working with businesses and business owners, we have the expertise to support and advise on Commercial Property, Employment Law and Dispute Resolution/Litigation – all areas which business owners benefit from and, pharmacists and pharmacy owners, are no different.

We can advise on:

  • Business purchases/sales – this is includes both and asset transactions
  • Employment contracts/consultancy and locum agreements
  • Employee claims and disputes
  • Shareholders’/partnership/joint venture agreements between NPA members who are business partners
  • Commercial property including buying the freehold, assignment of leases or entering new leases
  • Enquiries regarding compliance with NHS and GPhC requirements
  • Change of ownership and/or superintendent applications with NHS and GPhC
  • Dispute resolution matters

We also have expertise and resources to advice on routine as well as complex pharmacy business matters.



In addition to providing high quality legal advice on client’s matters, as part of our work our lawyers would provide legal ‘coaching’ to NPA members in relation to day-to-day Employee/HR matters, relationships with landlords, commercial negotiation generally, compliance and data protection advice with a view to empowering the NPA members when dealing with their business.

We also provide:

  • Initial free no obligation telephone consultations
  • E-books which can be downloaded here
  • Live webinars which are free to attend and are also recorded and can be watched on demand on our YouTube channel – such as What buyers should know before purchasing a pharmacy
  • Newsletters – NPA members are welcome to subscribe to our newsletters for updates

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We have over 385 5* Google reviews.

The below are a sample from our healthcare sector clients:

“The team of Carter Bond have been absolutely brilliant throughout the pharmacy transactions we have worked together. Responsive, professional, easy to approach and will help in any way possible. We look forward to continuing our working relationship with Carter Bond and can highly recommend their services.” – Alan Akerman, Hutchings Consultants
“I highly recommend Carter Bond Solicitors. Reena was always on hand to answer all my questions, whether by phone or email, and dealt with things in a professional way on my behalf.” – Shailesh Patel
“I have used their services on many occasions and always received excellent service. They are very responsive and react quickly to my requests regardless of whether its a minor matter or something more substantial. Would definitely recommend them. Thanks Reena.” – Sunil Nathwani
“I have worked with Carter Bond on a number of transactions and they have always been excellent. They are efficient, proactive and professional!” – Sophie Willcox, Christie & Co
“I have worked with Reena and the team on a number of occasions over the last 4 years and would highly recommend them. They are very diligent and responsive and offer a very personable service.” – Andy Harwood, Pharmacy Seekers

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