We can assist you with corporate and commercial legal services at any point in the life cycle of your business. Whether it is to advise you on the structure of your start-up, incorporate a company for you, reorganize your business, assist with your corporate financing transaction or help you buy or sell your business.

Starting your business

  • advising on the organization of privately held companies
  • incorporation of BC and Federal companies
  • incorporation of a professional corporation (law, accounting, real estate and various medical fields)
  • shareholders agreements
  • partnership agreements
  • joint venture agreements

Managing and protecting your business

  • advising on corporate governance issues
  • tax driven reorganizations, roll overs and estate freezes
  • commercial contracts
  • commercial leases
  • capital alterations
  • amalgamations
  • voluntary dissolutions

Growing your business

  • secured lending transactions
  • acquisition and divestiture of privately held companies (share and asset transactions)
  • extra-provincial registration of BC companies
  • continuation of companies in and out of BC
  • trademark applications
  • general counsel services (external)

Corporate Records Maintenance

  • maintenance of corporate records and related annual report and regulatory filings
  • amendment of corporate records (including change of officers and directors, change of address)
  • maintenance of transparency register in accordance with the Business Corporations Act of BC

For further information on business law in BC or to fill out our incorporation questionnaire, please refer to our resources page.