We founded this firm on the idea of helping people in business whether that be a startup or a well established company. Our clients are our business and with that always top of mind we are committed to crafting the right solution for your needs.


Corporate Structure + Formation

  • Structuring, establishing and organizing a corporation, partnership, or other business structure
  • Negotiating and preparing shareholder agreements
  • Drafting joint venture, partnership, and related agreements
  • Tax-driven corporate reorganizations

Corporate Finance

  • Allocating founders shares with or without vesting terms
  • Private placements of equity and debt to founders, friends, family, and angels
  • Convertible note and Safe financings
  • Equity crowdfunding
  • General compliance with Canadian securities law matters

Commercial Lending

  • Acting for borrowers or lenders
  • Drafting all forms of security agreements
  • Attending to PPSA and land titles matters

Mergers + Acquisitions

  • Share and asset acquisitions, mergers, amalgamations, and divestitures
  • Shareholder and management buyouts

Commercial Matters

  • Supplier, customer and procurement agreements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Terms of service for software products
  • Website terms and conditions and privacy policies
  • Nondisclosure agreements

Franchise Matters

  • Acting for both franchisors and franchisees
  • Review and preparation of franchise documentation

Employment Matters

  • Drafting and interpretation of employment, consultant and management agreements
  • Stock option plans and other equity-based compensation plans
  • Share appreciation rights plans and other employee incentive plans

Corporate Maintenance

  • Legal audits
  • Corporate annual maintenance
  • Creation and maintenance of digital minute books

Insolvency Matters

  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate Reorganization
  • Receivership
  • Foreclosure
  • Collection

Commercial Real Estate

  • Commercial purchases
  • Sales and refinances:
    • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating offers to purchase
    • Purchase and Sale agreements
    • Options to purchase and closing transactions
  • Due diligence
  • Development:
    • Subdivisions
    • Consolidations
    • Easements
    • Rights of way
    • Land assembly