COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
Our business clients understand the value of utilizing time and resources efficiently and effectively. They are continually looking for ways to enhance their ability to respond to business opportunities and challenges in order to maximize profitability. At Brownlee LLP, our long history of practice in commercial transactions provides the strong legal foundation necessary for supporting the endeavors of our clients.

Examples of how the experience of our commercial team at Brownlee LLP can be used for the benefit of our clients when dealing with organizations of all sizes and with commercial transactions of all levels of complexity include the following:

  • acquiring a business
  • selling a business
  • franchising
  • negotiating and drafting commercial leases
  • advising on intellectual property issues
  • conforming to financing requirements
  • negotiating and drafting licensing, distribution and service agreements
  • facilitating tax-planned business reorganizations
  • drafting employment agreements
  • negotiating and drafting collective agreements

In these situations, our clients will include business owners and operators that can be:

  • sole proprietorships
  • partnerships
  • private corporations
  • publicly traded corporations
  • financial institutions and other commercial lenders
  • various levels of government (including First Nation governments)
  • non-profit organizations

Close collaboration between our clients and our Commercial Team members is critical and our team members make themselves available to assist as and when needed in order to help our clients achieve their objectives.

PRACTICE TEAM

ALLEN R. EVANIEW, Q.C. partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4848
Email: aevaniew@brownleelaw.com

ALY FRY associate

Tel: 1-780-497-4819
Email: afry@brownleelaw.com

BRUCE F. COOMBS partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4864
Email: bcoombs@brownleelaw.com

GRAEME R. SWAINSON associate

Tel: 1-780-497-4823
Email: gswainson@brownleelaw.com

JILL L.A. SHEWARD partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4835
Email: jsheward@brownleelaw.com

JILLIAN L. SWAINSON partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4802
Email: jswainson@brownleelaw.com

JORDAN W. SMITH associate

Tel: 1-780-497-4815
Email:jsmith@brownleelaw.com

JOHN C. MCDONNELL partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4801
Email:jmcdonnell@brownleelaw.com

RODD C. THORKELSSON managing partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4843
Email: rthorkelsson@brownleelaw.com

RAYMOND GUY MIKI partner

Tel: 1-780-497-4821
Email: gmiki@brownleelaw.com

ROGER I. SWAINSON, Q.C. business practice leader

Tel: 1-780-497-4896
Email:rswainson@brownleelaw.com

RYAN C. KEMP associate

Tel: 1-780-497-4883
Email: rkemp@brownleelaw.com

SEAN F. J. CURRAN associate

Tel: 1-780-497-4844
Email: scurran@brownleelaw.com