Our business law lawyers located in Ottawa and Vankleek Hill provide advice to sole-proprietors, partnerships, financial institutions and corporations. Our clients range from small and medium enterprises, family farming businesses, not-for-profits, charities and larger Canadian corporations with operations in the United States as well as U.S. and Quebec corporations with operations in Ontario.

Our business law practice encompasses:

  • Incorporation, organization and minute book maintenance and filings
  • Shareholder and partnership agreement negotiation and drafting
  • Reorganizations, rollovers for tax and succession planning
  • Due diligence reviews, structuring, negotiating and completing business transfers
  • Corporate governance, director and officer liability
  • Confidentiality, non-disclosure and non-solicitation agreements and advice
  • IT agreements, licencing and service agreements
  • Loan and security documentation for both lenders and borrowers
  • Employer/employee matters relating to employment standards and terminations

We also provide commercial litigation services relating to business transfers, shareholder disputes, contract enforcement and employee termination.