Business Law

Teece Hodgson & Ward expertly advises on all aspects of establishing and operating a successful business. We help with astute legal input to the right structure for a new business, company or a local subsidiary, buying or selling an enterprise, and preparing and negotiating the key commercial contracts necessary for smart and trouble-free business operations.

When it’s time for private capital raising, venture capital or shareholder investment structures, Teece Hodgson & Ward supports clients with clear counsel and astute legal services.

Our services span:

Business Structures – setting up new companies, shareholder agreements, trusts, partnerships, capital raising, director appointments and governance

Acquisitions and Sales – buying and selling businesses, companies and assets

Employment Law – advice, contracts, unfair dismissal claims and legislative compliance

Disputes between Owners – shareholder disputes, partnership disputes and issues among directors

Commercial Contracts – distributor and agency agreements in commercial contracts, licence agreements, intellectual property, Privacy Act compliance, technology contractsjoint ventures and risk management

Intellectual Property - copyright, trademarks, designs, infringement

Commercial Litigation and disputes

Teece Hodgson & Ward has a wealth of specialist experience in businesses involving:

  • professional practices, including medical practices
  • growing Information Technology businesses
  • owner-operated enterprises
  • trustee companies
  • government authorities and educational institutions
  • many other small and medium businesses.

For further information and expert help, contact:

Shah Rusiti

Lachlan Hespe