We provide legal advice and guidance for all stages of a business’ life cycle. Whether you are a new start-up or a mature business, we will partner with you to ensure your business is compliant with the laws and its legal risks are mitigated and properly managed. We provide an illustration as to the typical issues that your business may face or contemplate at different stages of its life cycle.

Business advice and transactions Perth

  • Legal structure of your business entity
  • Incorporation
  • Registration of business name
  • Employment law issues and drafting of employment contracts
  • Admission of new shareholders or partners
  • Drafting shareholders agreement or partnership agreement
  • Drafting contemporary terms and conditions of trade (including those for online transactions), privacy policy, terms of use of website
  • Protection of intellectual property (e.g. registration of trade mark)
  • Legal issues related to funding and finance
  • Advice on Personal Property Securities Act (if relevant)

Business advice and transactions PerthESTABLISHMENT AND GROWTH

  • Legal issues related to new business opportunities
  • Recruitment of key personnel
  • Protection of new intellectual property
  • Ongoing review of contracts and negotiations with customers/suppliers
  • Ongoing compliance with Corporations Act and Fair Work Act


  • Acquisitions of new businesses
  • Acquisition of other investments or land
  • Admission of new shareholders
  • Recruitment of key personnel
  • Entry into new markets (including overseas markets)


  • Business succession (passing on the control and ownership to the next generation of successors)
  • Sale of the business or equity
  • Exit of some shareholders or partners