If you own a business, you will need a business lawyer to look after your best interests when it comes to handling all of your important corporate affairs. After all, it took you a great deal of time and resources to develop your business and you will want to protect it against any future losses or legal uncertainties. If you're looking for a business lawyer in Vancouver, Paine Edmonds LLP has a Business, Property & Estate Law Group dedicated to offering your business sound legal advice. Led by partner Henry Edmonds, our Business, Property & Estate Law Group offers you comprehensive legal service in all corporate and commercial matters, real estate transactions and developments, and in wills, trusts, and estates matters.

Representing Businesses of All Sizes

Should you or your company require a business lawyer in Vancouver, we invite you to contact any one of the members of our Group. We represent businesses of all sizes and across many industries in British Columbia. Whether you’re reorganizing your corporate structure or investing in additional real estate for your business, we can help. No matter how small or large your company may be, we have the years of necessary legal experience to help you protect the rights of your business so it can continue to grow and thrive in today’s ever-changing economy.

Business Law

Whether as a small business owner or a multinational corporation competing in British Columbia’s environment, our firm's Business Law Group can provide clients cost-effective legal services. Mr. Yusep has extensive experience in handling complex and large dollar acquisition transactions, franchising, joint venturing, and corporate or commercial structuring. Coupled with Mr. Edmonds' experience in corporate commercial litigation, with a focus on debt collection, our firm's Business Law Group can assist clients in all areas of business and commercial transactions.

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Need a Corporate Lawyer in Vancouver for a Merger, Acquisition or Sale?

Commercial transactions of any type require a team experienced in this complex area of law. When the time comes to hire a corporate lawyer in Vancouver for your sale, merger or acquisition, turn to the guiding hand of Paine Edmonds LLP. We’ve worked with companies of all types and sizes, from small, local family businesses to large, international enterprises.  

If you are planning to sell, there may be some steps you can take to maximize value. Working closely with your accountants, we can look at your operating costs and overall business structure. When the time comes to complete the transaction, we can walk you through the process and provide legal guidance regarding industry regulations, purchase agreements, the final sales price and many other factors.

If you are considering an acquisition, Paine Edmonds LLP can put a strategy in place to keep your costs under control. We will cast an experienced eye over such matters as funding and negotiations while providing the detailed legal information you need to make a wise decision for your business.

Private Equity & Venture Capital

With experienced corporate lawyers in Vancouver, our Business Law Group offers an array of services in the area of private equity and venture capital. Do you need help with the negotiation and drafting of partnership or shareholder agreements? Are you looking for legal advice to ensure compliance with securities law? From acquisition documentation to restructuring strategies, we are capable of assisting companies involved in these types of transactions. We understand the marketplace and the applicable regulations, and we’re capable of answering any questions you may have.

Need Guidance on Succession? Speak to a Business Lawyer in Vancouver

Has the time come to start thinking about passing on the ownership of your business? Consult with a business lawyer in Vancouver at Paine Edmonds LLP for all matters related to corporate succession. Chances are you have questions about taxes, trusts and estate planning. To maximize assets, we always advise clients to plan well in advance to properly explore your options. We will provide the information and guidance you need regarding all applicable taxation and estate laws. You’ve worked hard to make your business a success. To protect your assets and your family’s financial future, we encourage you to speak to a member of our team.

Property Law

Our Property Law Group lawyers regularly handle real estate acquisitions and dispositions. Whether it’s residential or commercial property being acquired, leased or developed, our Group can assist clients in these matters. We have experience advising on a range of commercial property matters involving buyers, sellers, landlords, lenders and tenants. Are you interested in a hospitality or recreational property development? Does your real estate transaction involve a shopping centre, industrial facility or office complex? We are here to assist you with real estate deals involving properties of all types and sizes.

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Contact a Corporate Lawyer in Vancouver

When it comes to the intricacies of business law, an experienced corporate lawyer in Vancouver will help protect your best interests. Paine & Edmonds LLP is here to advise you with a wealth of legal knowledge accrued from serving British Columbia for over 70 years.  We represent businesses and corporations of all sizes and invite you to contact us for a confidential consultation.