Acorn Business Finance

We are not a bank, but a professional, FCA-certified, and expert broker in commercial finance for UK businesses that you can bank on. One with a refreshing ‘if you thrive, we thrive’ philosophy.

Acorn Business Finance fully understands the sector challenges and opportunities that lead law firms to look for external funding.  From M&A activities, partner buy-in/out, PII funding to business development, and working capital funding we are a trusted finance partner for many SME law firms.

With high street banks heavily restricted to lend on an unsecured basis and peer-to-peer lenders struggling with bad debt, we are well-positioned to assist and providing a professional, experienced service. Our funding panel provides the ability to fund a wider array of requirements and business sectors with the legal sector being our niche. Some of the main areas we can assist with:

Tax & VAT
Debtors & Working Capital
Interest Only
Partner buyouts & Business Acquisitions
Disbursements and Case funding
Recruitment costs
Marketing costs
Business Development
Refurbishments and fit-outs
Professions Indemnity Insurance
Practicing Certificates
Asset Finance
Commercial Mortgages and Bridging

Speed & Quality service is what we aim to provide which is why our clients keep coming back to us time and again. If you have funding requirements we’d love the opportunity to introduce ourselves and provide the best possible solution for your specific requirements.

Funding Guides

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Tips for your funding search

Searching for finance can be a minefield for any business owner and so it’s important that you prepare in advance and gather as much information as possible.

Below we take you through “5 tips to aid your search for finance” so that you have the best possible chance of getting the funding you need.

5 tips to aid your search for finance

Our Services

  • Business Loans

    • Tax and VAT
    • CBIL funding
    • Partner Buy-in/Out
    • Debtors, Recruitment and Staff funding
    • Working Capital
    • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Business acquisitions

    Unsecured Acquisition Funding £50k-£5M

    At Acorn Business Finance, our unsecured acquisition funding options are simple and straightforward. We don’t need to carry out valuations, which speeds up the process and provides you with the funding you need to acquire another business quickly.

  • Bespoke Lending Solutions

    Due to the wide array of options available to us we are ideally placed to provide the right funding, on the right terms, all with the minimum demands on your valuable time.

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