Business Law

Purchase & Sale of a Business

Focus Legal's business lawyers have the necessary skills and experience to advise you on the purchase or sale of a business. We can assist you with business structures including companies, partnerships and trusts.

It is important to engage with a business lawyer when you are buying or selling a business. The process can be daunting, and at times complicated. It is therefore beneficial that you engage with a lawyer to assist you throughout the process. 

Each party to the sale or purchase of a business should be independently advised by a lawyer and an accountant.

Focus Legal can help with:

  • business structures
  • contracts
  • lease terms
  • Put and Call options
  • goodwill
  • valuation of business assets
  • tax considerations
  • liaison with financial institutions
  • transfers of liquor licences and poker machine entitlements
  • transfers of equipment licences
  • franchising
  • arranging due diligence searches and inspections
  • organising and attending settlement

Contact Focus Legal to obtain an indicative quote or arrange a consultation with an experienced business lawyer. We can assist you whether you're buying or selling a business, and various other matters during the lifecycle of your business.


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