Corporate & Commercial

Our corporate & commercial lawyers lead in some of the largest transactions involving business in Atlantic Canada, while also providing advice and counsel to small and medium sized enterprises. Our approach, regardless of the size of our client, is to leverage our industry experience while crafting a custom solution that works for you.

Our experience and knowledge allow us to anticipate, adapt and respond promptly with practical solutions to your specific business needs. The diverse skills of our corporate & commercial team allow us to provide a complete range of business law services, including:

  • Negotiating complex commercial agreements
  • Secured transactions
  • Capital raising, including public offerings (IPOs)
  • Business formation and structuring
  • Corporate governance
  • Purchases and sales of businesses
  • Joint ventures
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Taxation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate finance and securities.

Find information on Corporate Services.

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New Shareholder Information Requirements for CBCA Companies

Corporations incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act (the “CBCA”) are about to face a significant increase in the share ownership information that they are required to collect. Bill C-86, an implementation bill for the 2018 federal budget that includes the Federal government’s amendments to the CBCA, received Royal Assent on December 13, 2018. The […]

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At the Very Lease…What to Know Before you Sign a Commercial Lease

It’s exciting when your business grows beyond the family basement (or your dining room table) and is ready to take up commercial space of its own. Leasing space, whether a storefront or an office, is a sign of business legitimacy, sustainability, and growth. Like any contract, a commercial lease sets out the terms that the […]

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