Business Law

Our commercial lawyers provide sound legal advice, based on commercial understanding and business management experience, in a wide range of areas:

Business start up

Advice on business structures, formation of partnerships and companies, shareholder agreements, registration and protection of trade marks, business domains and domain names.

Business purchase and sale

Preparation of contracts for sale, due diligence examinations and searches, perusal and advice on funding arrangements.

Property advice

Preparation and advice on leases of premises and other facilities, assignment of leases, purchases and sales of commercial properties, building contracts and property developments.

Franchising

Advising franchisees on entering franchise agreements, preparation of franchise agreements and assignments of franchise agreements.

Financial document review and advice

Preparation and advice on mortgages, loan agreements and debentures, advice on terms of trade and agreements with clients, schemes of arrangement, winding up and bankruptcies.

Commercial agreements

Preparation and advice on all types of commercial agreements including confidentiality agreements, licensing, employment agreements, hiring of equipment, agency and distributor agreements.

Litigation

Court actions for breach and enforcement of contracts, protection of intellectual property and defence of prosecutions.

Debt Collection

Letters of demand, court proceedings and enforcement of judgments, including oral examinations, execution proceedings, bankruptcy and winding up.