Legal Advice & Services

Small and Medium Size Businesses

We provide legal advice to small and medium size businesses including: 

  • Business structuring – sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited partnerships, corporations and trusts;
  • Partnership, limited partnership and shareholders’ agreements;
  • Employment agreements and advice with respect to employee disputes, terminations or other employment matters;
  • Independent contractor or consulting agreements;
  • Non-disclosure and non-solicitation agreements – one way, two way and multiple party;
  • Contract and commercial agreement negotiations, review and drafting;
  • Merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions including asset and share purchase agreements and other acquisitions and divestitures;
  • Bank lending facilities;
  • Secured and unsecured debt financing;
  • Equity (common and preferred shares) or convertible securities;
  • Private placements;
  • Stock option plans;
  • Private investment funds/vehicles including limited partnerships or corporate structures;
  • Corporate restructurings for financially distressed companies;
  • Reverse take-over (RTO) transactions; and
  • Stock exchange listings – CSE (Canadian Securities Exchange).

Individuals

We provide legal advice to individuals including: 

  • Starting a business or making an investment in a business;
  • Buying or selling a business;
  • Personal and business structuring;
  • Sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited partnerships, new incorporations and trusts;
  • Employment matters including hiring, contract and severance negotiations and Employment Standards/Ministry of Labour negotiations;
  • Contract and commercial agreement negotiations, review and drafting;
  • Commercial real estate leasing transactions;
  • Intellectual property matters; and
  • Creditor/debtor negotiations.

Corporate Clerk Services

Click Here for standard fees for Corporate Clerk Services including: 

  • Individual and corporate background searches;
  • Corporate and business searches;
  • Government filings;
  • PPSA and UCC searches and registrations;
  • Incorporations (federally and across Canada);
  • Partnership and business name registrations (across Canada);
  • Continuances;
  • Amalgamations;
  • Amendments to charter documents and other fundamental corporate changes;
  • Dissolutions;
  • Revivals;
  • Extra-Provincial registrations (across Canada);
  • Annual proceedings;
  • Variety of authorizing corporate resolutions;
  • Corporate Minute Book reviews and due diligence;
  • Rectification resolutions;
  • Assistance on secured financings;
  • Assistance on asset/share purchase transactions and corporate reorganizations;
  • Assistance on private placements; and
  • Assistance on tax-driven transactions.