Commercial and Business lawyers Brisbane City, South Brisbane, Logan City and Northern Gold Coast.
Your business may well be the greatest wealth producing asset you may ever possess.
Protecting this asset should be foremost in your mind at each stage of development and growth.
Since 2005 Madsen Law has been working alongside small and medium-sized businesses from South Brisbane and Logan and Northern Gold Coast regions, advising, counselling and safeguarding. We are the go-to Small Business Specialist Lawyers in Logan. We are conveniently located on the M1.
Setting up a Business
Your business may well be the greatest wealth producing asset you may ever possess. Protecting this asset should be foremost in your mind at each stage of development and growth.
Most areas of business vulnerability are manageable and can be safeguarded against.
Choosing the proper business structure is a critical first step for tax purposes and for protection purposes.
We have experience in setting up:
- Trading trusts
- Business terms of trade
- Shareholder agreements
Our purpose is to help protect your business. Protection is needed from without — in terms of unscrupulous competitors; and from within — in terms of either not knowing what you don’t know, or in terms of poorly drafted contracts with unintended consequences.
Our specialist small business lawyers can draft or review commercial agreements (contracts) for you.
Our areas of expertise include:
- Buying and selling a business including franchising
- Shareholder agreements
- Commercial agreements including selling and distribution agreements
- Leasing of retail shops or commercial offices or industrial and warehouse premises
- Option agreements
- Confidentiality agreements
- Terms of trade
- Inter-family loan agreements
- Employment Contracts
Legal attack against your business tend to arrive unexpectedly; whether it be by a competitor or a former employee or your own actions which have or may cause damage to another.
This is the time for courage, a clear head, sound judgement, experience in problem-solving and proactivity from your small business specialist lawyer.
Our experience includes:
- contract disputes,
- restraint of trade claims,
- company and shareholder disputes,
- director disputes and professional negligence claims,
- debt recovery, and
- instituting and defending liquidation proceedings.
Business Succession Planning
Having laboured to establish your business and family wealth, competent planning is essential to keep your enterprise intact and succeeding into the future.
Protecting this asset by the provision of timely and expert advice together with firm proactive measures is our strength.
“Success in Business has had much to do with successful partnerships.”
We can help you develop exit strategies for the passing on to the next generation control of your business entities at the rate and manner you choose.
We can help you develop strategies to ensure the passing over of control in the event of death or disablement or a family breakdown.
If you would appreciate specialist help in this area, contact Madsen Law.