Our Commercial Law Services
At WMD Law, our commercial law team is made up of experts who boast extensive experience in commercial law, including Accredited Specialists in commercial litigation. Our focus on all aspects of commercial and corporate law means we can assist you in any aspect of your business, from starting a business or incorporating a company, through to employment contracts and all aspects of commercial litigation.
Because our commercial lawyers also share property law expertise and work closely with our property division, we can provide cross-discipline advice for those complex matters that cover the sale of business properties, developments or leases.
In Australia's highly regulated corporate environment, it's vital that businesses are protected by timely, expert legal advice. From starting a new business to succession planning and selling a business, there are many risks that must be averted and opportunities to be captured in order to ensure your business is profitable, compliant and sustainable. WMD Law can assist you in covering your legal bases in every aspect of your business, from your commercial premises, to your employment contracts and business structure.
- Starting a Business
- Incorporating a Company
- Banking and Finance
- Business Structures, Risk Management and Planning
- Sales, Mergers and Acquisitions
- Discretionary and Family Trusts
- Tax Minimisation
- Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Commercial Agreements
- Corporate Compliance and Directors and Officers Responsibilities
- Consumer Protection
At WMD Law, we pride ourselves on our commercial litigation expertise. Our team includes Accredited Specialists in commercial law and we have many years of experience successfully resolving our clients matters through litigation. We focus on resolving your matter in a timely and cost effective way, to secure your wealth. Commercial litigation can often put your livelihood and your reputation on the line, that's why you need WMD Law on your side, to secure your business so you can return to stability and profitability.
- Building and Construction Issues
- Debt Collection
- Consumer Protection
- Insurance Claims
- Taxation Appeals
- Shareholders, Director or Partnership Disputes
- Intellectual Property
- Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Reconstruction
The commercial profitability of any business depends on its staff. Accordingly the relationship between employer and employer is critical in the ongoing success of your business. That means it's vital to avoid operational risk, implement proactive policies and cover all responsibilities in:
- Employment Contracts
- Consultancy Agreements
- Confidentiality Agreements
- Termination Obligations
Most employment litigation can be avoided if you have the right legal advice from day one. WMD Law prides itself in helping clients avoid costly employment issues by advising on managing risks before they become an issue. If matters do reach litigation, we have the expertise necessary to resolve your matter in the most cost effective and timely manner, so you can get back to business.
- Employment Contracts and Awards
- Enterprise Bargaining
- Unfair Dismissals and Unlawful Termination
- Employment Restraints and Confidentiality Agreements
- Occupational Health and Safety
- Managing Industrial Disputes and Negotiations with Unions
- Discrimination Law
- Equal Opportunity Law
- Harassment and Bullying