Commercial + Business Lawyers

Providing the right commercial legal advice for business 

As general commercial and business lawyers, we aim at finding the right legal solutions and dealing with commercial realities that business face every day.

From an initial conference to handling your interests, we know that achieving the optimal results involves the following steps:

  • Actively listening and engaging with your individual requirements;
  • Providing you with a costs agreement and client retainer that you understand and will be satisfactory to your needs;
  • Working with you in a way to assess the best option going forward and investing resources to achieve a result that you will meet your expectations;
  • Researching and applying a current and contemporary understanding of the law while offering advice that is accurate, open and of the highest quality.

We provide a range of legal services to business and enterprise and look forward to assisting if you are looking to start, buy or sell a business.

We are experts in franchise law, having acted for both franchisees and franchisors in the sale and purchase of franchise businesses in the past.

The type of work we do as business lawyers includes:

  • Advising on business and corporate structures
    • Partnership Agreements
    • Shareholder/Unitholder Agreements
    • Licensing Arrangements
    • Joint Ventures 
    • Franchises
  • Assisting with compliance and disputes
    • Terms and Conditions/Credit Applications/Guarantee and Indemnity
    • Australian Consumer Law and trade practices
    • Competition and Consumer Act obligations
    • Commercial and Civil Litigation
  • Contracts and Commercial Agreements
    • Client and Supplier Terms and Conditions
    • Loan Agreements and security registration
    • Licensing and Distribution Agreements
    • Confidentiality and Restraint Agreements
  • Property Rights
    • Personal Property Securities Act + Register
    • Commercial Leases
    • Retail Leases
    • Transfers, Assignments + Sub Letting
    • Sale of Property
  • Asset Transfers
    • Share Sales
    • Purchase and Sale of Business
    • Purchase + Sale of Assets
  • Employment Law
  • Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Administration
  • Debt recovery
    • Letters of demand
    • Statutory demands under the Corporations Act
    • Civil proceedings for debt recovery