Commercial Law

Our focus on commercial law drives us to obtain the best possible result for you in the most straightforward and cost effective fashion.

OUR COMMERCIAL LAW SERVICES INCLUDE:

ASSET PROTECTION

If you are in business then you must have an asset protection strategy. In this broad field, we can provide specific legal structures to help minimise the personal risk of directors and shareholders.

BANKING AND FINANCE

We give advice on all forms of banking and finance transactions whether our client is a borrower or lender – whether the transaction is in the field of commercial finance, construction finance,residential mortgage lending or any other.

REAL ESTATE

We advise on conveyancing, buying, selling and developing residential, retail, commercial and industrial properties. We also extend our legal services to joint venture structures, residential and commercial conveyancing, commercial leasing and building management.

CORPORATE INSOLVENCY

Providing strategic advice to both debtor and creditor companies.

DIRECTORS’ LIABILITY

Advising company directors on their corporate legal responsibilities, suggesting ways by which they can minimise their exposure and risk in a demanding, complex and increasingly regulated corporate environment.

EMPLOYMENT LAW

Drafting, negotiating and advising on employment contracts. With outsourced jobs being an increasingly growing phenomenon, we are involved in advising both companies and individuals on outsourcing employment issues. We also help negotiate and implement redundancy strategies, and act in unfair dismissal matters.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

An understanding of the  need for the recognition and protection of intellectual property puts us at the forefront of rendering advice in this niche segment. We can assist in registering trademarks, drafting software development agreements and advising our clients on intellectual property licensing and transfers.

LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Guided by our firm’s philosophy of commercial realism, we assist our clients to use all available resources and strategies that could bring about a negotiated settlement. If these attempts fail and, in cases where litigation is the only solution, we have extensive experience in commercial disputes involving partnership and corporate breakdowns, debt recovery and contractual disputes