Scott Petrie LLP provides practical legal advice at all stages of the business cycle to businesses large and small and in a wide range of industries. We routinely advise our clients on the appropriate structure for their business, assist them with securing financing and provide them with agreements to govern relationships with suppliers, customers and other third parties. We help structure and negotiate the sale and purchase of businesses of all sizes and complexity as well as inter-generational transfers of family operations and farms.

Our corporate and commercial lawyers have vast experience in advising on the many issues that arise in the ordinary and extraordinary course of business, including:

  • Incorporation
  • Business Structuring
  • Corporate Reorganizations
  • Professional Corporations
  • Corporate Finance & Securities
  • Corporate Governance, Risk Management & Compliance
  • General Contract Matters
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements & Joint Venture Agreements
  • Purchase/Sale of Business Assets and Shares
  • Confidential Information, Trade Secrets & Non-Disclosure
  • Distributorships & Licensing
  • Charitable Registration
  • Business Succession & Family Trusts
  • Tax Planning & Wealth Preservation

Our Corporate/Commercial Lawyers: