Our Services - Business / Commercial

At ACCESS Law Group we seek to partner with our business clients to help them identify and achieve their goals. That begins with a serious commitment on our part to understand our clients, their business, the marketplace in which our clients operate and the people in the client organization. We use a systematic approach to the provision of legal services to business clients including our comprehensive annual legal audit and review. Most services are contracted on a block fee basis; that means no surprises. We would be pleased to introduce prospective clients to our satisfied business clients to show what our systematic and client-centred approach can accomplish. Our services to businesses include Corporate Services, Financing for Growth, Commercial Services and Special Services.

Corporate Services

Our corporate services department blends experienced lawyers with senior legal assistants to provide high quality assistance to our corporate, society and limited partnership clients. Through the use of up-to-date corporate software, we are able to deliver our services in a timely and cost-effective manner. We are working on developing the capability to allow clients secure on-line access to their corporate records. Specific services include:

  • B.C., federal and extra provincial incorporations;
  • amalgamations, arrangements and re-organizations;
  • incorporation of B.C. societies and federal non-share capital corporations and charitable registrations;
  • registration of B.C. partnerships and limited partnerships;
  • annual filings and record book maintenance for companies, partnerships and societies;
  • name reservations and trademark registrations.

Financing For Growth

ACCESS Law Group works with dynamic businesses by helping them find ways to raise capital to "fuel" their growth. Our services in this field include:

  • helping clients develop realistic and sustainable financing plans and strategies;
  • assisting in debt financing's through institutional and specialized lenders;
  • sourcing and working with mezzanine and venture capital equity partners;
  • developing and implementing syndicated debt and equity offerings including the drafting of disclosure documentation;
  • sourcing additional government funding through venture capital programs and ESOP programs. We are a British Columbia leader in this field;
  • public financing's through the IPO, RTO and Capital Pool Company vehicles;
  • raising capital through employee share ownership plans;
  • assisting in the establishment and ongoing maintenance of a franchising system including complete documentation.

Commercial Services and M&A's

In our work with businesses, we guide and assist in a wide variety of commercial transactions and mergers and acquisitions. Our emphasis at ACCESS Law Group is to provide legal advice in a practical business context. Our commercial services include:

  • assisting in business acquisitions through asset purchases, share purchases and merger transactions;
  • helping our clients plan for business succession;
  • assisting in the sale of businesses through asset and share transactions;
  • documenting and assisting in tax structures and estate planning;

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