Business and Company Law

Need good business advice? The team at David J Brown & Associates Commercial Law can provide a comprehensive, straight-forward approach to buying or selling a business, business structures and finance.

Whether you are starting a business for the first time or expanding an existing business, have many employees or are a sole-trader, David J Brown & Associates want to see you succeed. Because being in business involves a team of professionals, we’re happy to work as a team with your accountant, banking professional and other key advisers – and because we’re surrounded by a great network of trusted business professionals, we can steer you in the right direction when you need it.

Buying or Selling a Business

If you’re planning to buy or sell a business, you’ll need to ensure that the paperwork is carefully and comprehensively completed. We can assist with Agreements for Sale including transfer of the business names and assignment of leases, Purchase and Sale of companies including transfer of shares, shareholder agreements, registration of new companies, leases and agreements for leases. Call us today.

Commercial Leases

Are you aware of the differences between Agreement to Lease and a formal Deed of Lease? The detail with regard to each lease is important to both landlords and tenants. A tenant in particular needs to know the extent of their obligations. Don’t struggle through the legal jargon and risk a misunderstanding, get the right advice early. Contact us now.

Company Incorporation

Although company incorporation can now be done online, there are also important considerations that you must be aware of first. We can ensure your company has the right structure and discuss important issues such as the extent of protection provided through company incorporation, choice of company name and the consideration of shareholding and control.

Company Finance

When financing your business, you need sound legal advice to ensure you’ve got the right structure for the present and the future. We can work with your accountant to provide the best possible result for your business and its future success.

Partnership Agreements

Are you entering into a business arrangement with a partner? There are probably a number of aspects that you may not be aware of – it is imperative that you seek legal advice from the outset. We can help with a Partnership Agreement which sets out agreements regarding all aspects of the business and ensures that each partner is aware of their obligations. Book an appointment to discuss your requirements.