Business & Commercial Law

Aitken Lawyers prides itself as offering expertise and solutions with extensive corporate and commercial transaction experience. We assist and guide you to achieve and sustain business growth and add maximum value to your business.

Business & Commercial Law

Aitken Lawyers prides itself as offering expertise and solutions with extensive corporate and commercial transaction experience. We assist and guide you to achieve and sustain business growth and add maximum value to your business.

We build strong relationships with you to fully understand your business, so we can use our expertise to provide you with commercially driven solutions and outcomes. Our years of experience partnering with business at various stages of development means we understand your challenges and obstacles in effecting a transaction and we are able to advise on your merger, sale, acquisition or disposal for risk management and governance and project manage the taxation issues.

Aitken Lawyers has expertise in providing solutions on:

  • Asset protection
  • Competition issues and franchising
  • Complex commercial agreements and long-term supply agreements
  • Corporations Act compliance and corporate governance
  • Employee share and option schemes
  • Joint ventures, partnerships and co-ownership structures
  • Mergers, acquisitions and divestments
  • Personal property securities
  • Privacy and data protection
  • Private and public fundraising and IPO’s
  • Restructures
  • Shareholders’ and unit holders’ agreements
  • Trademarks and intellectual property
  • Venture capital and private equity
  • Trusts

CORPORATE STRUCTURING & AGREEMENTS

Making a choice on which structure to use for your business involves weighing up the various laws, regulatory and control issues for each structure. Aitken Lawyers can assist you in deciding whether a partnership, corporation, joint venture, trust or sole trade structure is best suited for your business objectives. Once a structure is selected, we can then assist in putting an effective agreement into place.

BUSINESS OPERATION AGREEMENTS
We ensure you have a commercially effective agreement which results in the development of a positive business relationship between you and your customers and suppliers, whilst protecting your interests if you get into a dispute. We can advise you on a range of agreements, from on-line terms and conditions of sale through to complex logistic, joint venture and distribution agreements.

CAPITAL RAISING

With our experience and expertise in business & commercial law we are able to provide you with the commercial and legal advice necessary for successful completion in seeking to raise capital by way of debt finance, investor finance, venture capital, private equity funding, or making an offer to the public Whether it be an initial public offering, private placement, rights issues, back door listing, debt funding arrangements, secured/unsecured or convertible notes arrangements or managed investment schemes we will be able to provide the right approach and solution for your business.

Whatever your commercial or business issues, Aitken Lawyer’s Business and Commercial Law team can help.  Talk to us today on 02 8987 0000.