Property Law | Buying and Selling a Business

Buying or Selling a Business with propertly lawyer assistance

Buying or selling a business is very tedious work. Our team prides itself on having a substantial amount of experience in the field to be able to formulate an effective method to help establish a smooth process with minimal risks.

Obtaining or handing over a business is a heavy decision to make. A sale of a business constitutes to years of hard work, which make it crucial that the sale is properly organized and documented to avoid problems that could possibly follow the sale. A systematically processed sale can minimize issues due to details in the contracts that may have been misunderstood or completely overlooked.

Conversely, when you are acquiring a business, it is important that you understand the what you are getting when you put your signature on the contract and deposit your payment.

How property lawyers can help

Executive Legal only works with the best Sydney-based lawyers who are experienced and have dealt with numerous of issues on buying or selling businesses over the years. If you are considering obtaining an existing business and are unsure on how to handle the situation, Executive Legal lawyers would gladly give you legal advices and guidance throughout the legal process.

Our lawyers will advise you on all of the necessary elements legally needed to be included in the contract of sale inclusive of special conditions. If you are in the processes of selling your business, Executive Legal can assist you with transferring the ownership of the rights, responsibilities and assets of the business. We will ensure that you understand each and every one of these components to avoid any issues following the sale or purchase of a business.

Executive Legal Sydney-based lawyers can offer you assistance on a wide range of legal matters in relation to the purchase or sale of a business which includes:

  • Getting the contract ready for sale of business

  • The assignment and transfer of the lease of premises during the sale or purchase of a business transaction

  • Making sure that your lease is registered and that you have complied with the compulsory requirements

  • Creating the draft for commercial agreements such as joint ventures and partnerships

  • Offer you advice on the protection of your commercial assets

  • Lending agreements

  • Preparing the business name, licences, trademarks, patents and goodwill

  • Business premises should you have the need to transfer a retail, commercial or industrial lease or require conveyancing to transfer ownership

  • Handle the business’ fixed assets, equipment and stock

  • Employment contracts, if there are current employees

  • Any supplier agreements and current invoices/orders

  • Information about the business’ debtors and financial structure, including taxation


Get in Touch with Lawyers in Sydney

*All information displayed on the Executive Legal website is informational and shall not be deemed as legal advice. If you’re currently dealing with an individual legal situation, you’re invited to contact us through email or by phone. Until an attorney-client relationship has been established, we urge that you avoid sharing any confidential information.